Two people have been arrested in the attack of two gay men outside Madison Square Garden early Friday morning. The NY Post is reporting that at least three other men are also suspected in the assault.
This is actually a different incident then the attack that was reported earlier this week, also right outside Madison Square Garden. Following Sunday's New York Knicks game, a gay couple was attacked by Knicks fans. According to the Post, the two victims of Friday morning’s attack, 27 and 37-years-old, were beaten by five to six people just before 5am.
Asllan Berisha and Brian Ramirez of Manhattan are being charged with gang assault and assault as a hate crime.