“The fact that my sexuality as gay is public should never expose myself to this kind of violence,” he said. “Nor any other LGBT+ and all elders, women and minorities in this world.”
Police say the accused counted on victims' fear of being outed to keep them quiet.
The case was one of the dozens of gay men who were killed during that time period.
The attack in England left both men fearful of displaying their affections in public.
The terrifying attack left staff and patrons bravely holding back the mob as they tried to force entry.
Police need the public's help to find out who did this.
Despite multiple emergency calls, police failed to respond until the following day.