News Bayna El-Amin identified as suspect in anti-gay attack inside Chelsea Dallas BBQ The suspect in a bias attack at a Chelsea Dallas BBQ and a sign outside the restaurant where the attack occurred. Photo Credit: NYPD; J Gayduk By ALISON FOX firstname.lastname@example.org @AlisonFox May 19, 2015 2:31 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email Police have identified a suspect in the vicious anti-gay attack inside a Chelsea restaurant earlier this month, said a law enforcement official with knowledge of the incident. Police identified 41-year-old Bayna El-Amin Tuesday as the man who allegedly attacked a 25-year-old man inside the Dallas BBQ on Eighth Avenue at 23rd Street. The victim was hit over the head with a chair at about 11 p.m. on May 5th. Police said El-Amin, who appears to be from the Bronx, has various addresses listed. The victim refused medical attention. The attack is being investigated as a hate crime. Shortly after the attack, police released surveillance video of a well-dressed suspect walking into the restaurant. The man appeared to be in a good mood, talking to another man. By ALISON FOX email@example.com @AlisonFox Alison covers law enforcement and breaking news. She previously worked at The Wall Street Journal, and has a master’s degree from Northwestern University and bachelor’s from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.