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Brooklyn trans victim regains consciousness and speaks of attack

Brooklyn trans victim regains consciousness and speaks of attack

Police are on the hunt for four men accused of attacking a transgender woman in Brooklyn. It happened just before 11:30 p.m. Sunday in Bushwick. Police said the four men walked up the 28-year-old victim on Bushwick Avenue and began making anti-trans and anti-gay statements. They then beat and kicked the woman, police said. One […]

Brooklyn man charged with hate crime for shooting at transgender woman

Brooklyn man charged with hate crime for shooting at transgender woman

DA announces that Matthew Smith is charged with attempted murder “What they said were vile, homophobic, anti-gay”.  The attack follows a pattern of similar assaults on transgender woman in the city. A Brooklyn man was indicted Tuesday for allegedly shooting at a group of three transgender women in Bushwick after making anti-gay comments, marking the […]