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Another LGBT is beaten by skinheads in Fortaleza

One more LGBT reported being beaten by skinheads in Fortaleza. It is the fifth case only in that first month of the year in the city. The case happened on Thursday (19) and according to the victim six men, dressed in black, surrounded and began the blows, interspersed with homophobic and racist words.

“They surrounded me and started punching me, I just had the reaction to protect my head and scream for help,” he said.

“When I saw a gap between two of them, I ran, crossed the avenue, I almost got hit.”

According to the victim, there was policing in the area. After the incident, he asked the police for help, but the attackers were not found.