Queens man arrested in brutal beating of gay journalist
NEW YORK (PIX11) – A Queens man has been charged with assault in the brutal attack on a gay journalist in midtown.
24-year-old Leighton Jennings of Jamaica was arrested Tuesday night.
Police released the sketch of the suspect earlier this week.
Doctors say it could take him more than six months to recover.
The attack being investigated as a possible bias attack, however, Jennings has not yet been charged with a hate crime