Victim(s), Age: Alain Brosseau, 33

Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Date of incident: August 21, 1989

Incident: Murdered

Method: Thrown off a bridge

Reason for incident: Perceived to be gay

Perpetrator(s), Age: Jeffrey Lalonde, 18
Thomas MacDougall
4 Unnamed persons

Related incidents: 2 Unidentified persons

Additional information
  • Alain was not gay, but his attackers believed he was, solely because he happened to be walking home from work through a park that was apparently a gay cruising area

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