Gay attack victims were 'abused, punched and kicked'

The victims, a 23-year-old and a 24-year-old man were verbally abused and then punched and kicked by two youths who were part of a group of 5/6 boys riding bikes.

The victims suffered minor injuries. They did not require medical attention.

This incident is believed to be homophobic.

On 13 June, two 16-year-year old male youths from E1 and E14 were arrested in connection with this incident and taken to an east London police station.

– Met Police statement

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Gay couple attacked by teenage gang in east London

23-year-old Walter Adrian and his boyfriend were attacked by a gang of Bangladeshi teenagers on Whitechapel Road after leaving a party.