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Alfonso Lanier, suspected of an anti-gay attack in Chelsea, appears in court on Sept. 18, 2013. (credit: Jefferson Siegel/N.Y. Daily News)

Suspect In Violent Attack On Gay Couple In Chelsea Appears In Court

Alfonso Lainer, 23, was arrested Tuesday and charged with aggravated harassment and assault as a hate crime, police said.

09/18/2013

Alfonso Lanier, suspected of an anti-gay attack in Chelsea, appears in court on Sept. 18, 2013. (credit: Jefferson Siegel/N.Y. Daily News)

Man Charged In Violent Attack On Gay Couple In Chelsea

A suspect has been arrested and charged in an alleged anti-gay bias attack on a couple in Chelsea last month.

09/17/2013

Sketches of two suspects police say are wanted in an anti-gay bias attack in Chelsea. (credit: NYPD)

Police Release Sketches Of Suspects Wanted For Attacking Gay Couple In Chelsea

It happened early Wednesday morning in the area of West 25 Street and 9 Avenue shortly after Peter Notman and Michael Felenchak left the Chelsea Bowtie Cinemas.

08/16/2013

Michael Felenchak and Peter Notman (CBS 2)

Search Continues For Group That Attacked Gay Couple In Chelsea

The vicious attack took place around midnight Tuesday, shortly after Peter Notman and Michael Felenchak left the Chelsea Bowtie Cinemas on 23rd Street between Seventh and Eighth Avenues.

08/15/2013

Peter Notman, Michael Felenchak

NYPD: 2 Gay Men Attacked Outside Movie Theater In Chelsea

What was supposed to be a pleasant movie night turned into a violent attack and beating for a gay couple in Chelsea.

08/14/2013