Last week, CBS2 found a homeless hot spot in the corridor that links the 34th Street subway station to the PATH station.
Port Authority police say six people were involved in the assault 6:30 a.m. Sunday. The victim, 44, was treated for cuts to his head and hand.
The Exchange Place and World Trade Center stations will be closed between Friday night and early Monday morning over the next two weekends.
The incident occurred just days after another gay couple was beaten near Madison Square Garden following a New York Knicks playoff game on May 5.
Fist bumps and smiles. Two things that are as common as say bread and butter — well at least to commuters at the Christopher Street PATH Station.