Los Angeles News
Transgendered student attacked on LB campus
LONG BEACH, Calif. (KABC) -- Police are asking for the public's help to find the person who attacked a transgender student on the California State University, Long Beach campus.
Authorities say that the 27-year-old victim was approached in a campus bathroom April 15.
According to police, the suspect pulled the victim's T-shirt over his head, pushed him into a stall, and then slashed his chest with a sharp object. The attacker then fled the area.
The victim was treated at a hospital and released. Police believe the attack was an isolated incident.
The suspect is described as a white male in his 20s, 5 feet 9 inches to 5 feet 10 inches tall, with a thin build and dark colored hair. He was last seen wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt with dark khaki shorts.
If you have any information about this case, you're urged to call Detective Leyva of the CSULB-UPD at (562) 985-4101.
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