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Palm Springs - Hate Crime, Suspect Arrested


Last updated 11/16/2015 at 8:42am

35-year old Keith Edward Terranova, of Palm Springs was arrested Wednesday, Nov 11 in connection with the assault of a gay couple earlier this month.

George and Chris Zander were assaulted on Nov. 1 after leaving Hunter's on Arenas Road. The couple were bumped into while walking along the street before being insulted. The assailant then returned with another suspect to carry on the attack. A second suspect is still being sought for the hate crime.

The couple are still suffering health implications with George Zander suffering a broken hip and Chris Zander, a concussion and staples to the back of his head.

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