Three gay San
Diego men were attacked with a baseball bat—and
possibly a knife—by three assailants during the
San Diego pride celebration this weekend.
festivities at Balboa Park on Sunday, three gay men found
themselves subjected to homophobic taunts before being
attacked with a baseball bat; one of the victims was
struck on the head while another described also
feeling a sharp stabbing sensation in the back. All
three victims are recovering in a hospital with serious
injuries. The men have already given police
descriptions of their attackers.
Police said that
if caught, the assailants would be charged with a hate
crime along with attempted murder. (The