Gay couple says they were attacked in D.C. by a group referencing monkeypox
D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser said late Tuesday she is “extremely disturbed” by a possible hate crime in which a group of teens allegedly referenced monkeypox and used an anti-gay slur before attacking a gay couple.
Suspects used anti-gay slurs and referenced monkeypox in D.C. attack under investigation as possible hate crime, police say
Washington, D.C., police are investigating a possible hate crime after two men said they were attacked by suspects who hurled homophobic slurs at them and referenced monkeypox.
Police probing DC attack as hate crime after suspects used anti-LGBTQ slur, mentioned monkeypox
Washington, D.C., police are investigating an attack last weekend as a hate crime after the suspects mentioned monkeypox and called the victims an anti-gay slur before physically attacking them.