Four arrested over Camden homophobic attack

17:36 17 February 2011

FOUR men have been arrested in connection with a homophobic attack in Camden on Valentine’s Day.

A 36-year-old was stabbed in his chest and legs near Camden Lock Bridge at around 2.15am after leaving a well-known gay pub, The Black Cap, with two friends.

The Met are treating the assault as a suspected homophobic incident.

Yesterday a male youth aged 17 and three men aged between 18 and 19 years old were arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.

They are currently in custody at a north London police station.

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