The musician Leo Garcia He suffered a brutal beating today at dawn in the Buenos Aires town of General Rodríguez, where he resides, and told through social networks that it was a homophobic attack.
“It cannot be that because I am homosexual I am mistreated so much,” said the 50-year-old artist through his Instagram account.
The singer-songwriter uploaded a dozen photos and videos to his profile in which he appears injured and bloodied. In addition, he gave details of the events.
“I spoke with a boy and, when I threw him a gay wave, that’s how they responded,” explained Leo García. And he maintained that “homophobia in this country does not stop.”
The rock, pop and electronic musician explained that it was not “a makeup.” “This is how they left me in General Rodríguez, the place where I live,” he added.
Although ex officio proceedings were initiated for what happened, Leo García informed the authorities that he will formalize a police report during the day today.