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AVP learns of an anti-gay hook-up related robbery on Manhattan’s Upper West Side

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AVP has learned of an anti-gay "hook-up"-related robbery on Manhattan's Upper West Side which occurred on Saturday, October 25th. According to media reports, the survivor, age 30, met a man online through Badoo.com and invited a man to his apartment. When the survivor answered the door, three men were there, one pulled a gun and all three robbed the man oh his MacBook Pro, iPod, LG cellphone and Xbox game console.

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AVP learns of an anti-LGBTQ hate violence assault in Bedford -Stuyvesant, Brooklyn; the fourth anti-LGBTQ attack in Brooklyn since late September

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AVP has learned of an anti-LGBTQ hate violence incident that occurred in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn on Sunday, October 26, the fourth anti-LGBTQ incident to occur in Brooklyn since late September. According to DNAinfo, two lesbian-identified women were leaving One Last Shag on Franklin Avenue around 2:30 a.m. when a man making derogatory remarks about their sexual orientation physically attacked them. The women were brought to Kings County Hospital for treatment of their injuries.

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AVP learns of an intimate partner violence homicide in Canarsie, Brooklyn; raises awareness of LGBTQ intimate partner violence

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AVP has learned of an intimate partner violence (IPV) homicide which occurred on Friday, October 24th in Canarsie, Brooklyn. According to local media reports, Samuel Joseph, age 27, stabbed his live in boyfriend, Ledaryl Burns, age 38, to death following an argument. Joseph was arrested at the scene.

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AVP learns of an anti-gay hate violence incident in Crown Heights, Brooklyn; the second anti-LGBTQ attack in Brooklyn in two days

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AVP has learned of an anti-gay hate violence attack that occurred on Monday, October 13th on Washington Avenue near Empire Boulevard in Crown Heights Brooklyn. According to media sources, a 33-year-old man was followed into his apartment building and attacked with a hammer by a man yelling anti-gay slurs. At this time, the suspect remains at large. The survivor was treated for injuries and then released.

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AVP learns of an anti-transgender hate violence assault in Bushwick, Brooklyn; the second anti-LGBTQ attack in Bushwick in two weeks

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AVP has learned of a brutal anti-transgender hate violence incident that occurred on Sunday, October 12th on Bushwick Avenue near Halsey Street in Bushwick, Brooklyn. According to the Gay City News, an unidentified 28-year-old transgender woman was walking with a friend when she was viciously attacked by four men using anti-gay slurs who beat her with a 2x4. She was transported to Elmhurst hospital where she is in stable condition, but at risk for having suffered permanent brain damage from the attack.

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