Bar attack probed as hate crime

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Santa Cruz, Calif., police are investigating as a hate crime an alleged attack on a gay man at a downtown nightclub.

Police spokesman Zach Friend said detectives believe the 31-year-old man was assaulted Jan. 2 at the Blue Lagoon because of his sexual orientation.

The alleged victim told police a man yelled anti-gay slurs at him outside the bar and then attacked him inside, leaving him with bruises and cuts.

— WiG

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