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Gazette Premium Content Anti-gay slurs preceded attack, police report

Staff reports Updated: July 3, 2011 at 12:00 am
Staff reports Updated: July 3, 2011 at 12:00 am • Published: July 3, 2011

Anti-gay slurs reportedly preceded an assault early Saturday at a northeast Colorado Springs restaurant that landed one person in the hospital with a facial fracture, Colorado Springs police said. The assault took place around 3:30 a.m. at an Albertacos at 4494 Austin Bluffs Parkway. Police...

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Anti-gay slurs reportedly preceded an assault early Saturday at a northeast Colorado Springs restaurant that landed one person in the hospital with a facial fracture, Colorado Springs police said.

The assault took place around 3:30 a.m. at an Albertacos at 4494 Austin Bluffs Parkway.

Police said five males and two females apparently did not like the way one of the victims was dressed. The victims told police the group made several insulting remarks about gays before attacking them.

No arrests have been made.

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