The teen has since been charged with assault.
The “preacher” can be heard in the video exclaiming;
“The Bible says it’s not okay to be gay… You need to stop doing naughty, nasty things, Apollo High School. You need to stop looking up naughty, nasty things on the internet!”
While filming he was approached by a teacher who said the following;
“I’m trying to influence the fact that you need to be gone… I think you’re a disgrace to Christianity.”
It is important to make this distinction because far too often people blame religion, when it is the individual person that chooses to interpret it in such an extreme and absurd way.
The person behind the baseball bat attack was a teenage girl (or young woman) named Tabitha Brubaker. Although out of the frame during the incident, the sound of the bat hitting his head can be clearly heard and the injury can be seen too.
You can watch the video below, fast forward to 17:12 mark for when he gets hit;
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