Broken Hope fan in good condition after throat cutting at Texas concert

Posted on November 21, 2013


Screenshot of Broken Hope fan

Screenshot of Broken Hope fan

By Rachael Mattice

The Broken Hope fan that suffered a horrendous throat injury during a concert in Texas is recovering and in good condition.

The band notified fans via their Facebook page yesterday that Julio Serrano, who had his throat slit with a box cutter on Tuesday, October 22 at their concert in El Paso, Texas, is doing well.

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Broken Hope compiled a care package filled with their albums, t-shirts and other merchandise.

Jesus Ortega, the alleged attacker, was arrested on Thursday, October 24and is being charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Mattice is a producer and music journalist for the Journal & Courier. She can be reached or on Twitter @RachaelM_JC.

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