The British Army is investigating a series of homophobic and threatening remarks made by a soldier in response to a teenager who claims to have been subjected to a vicious homophobic attack.
Posting to a public Facebook profile under the name ‘Dean Venno’, Infantry Rifleman Dean Ventre, said he was “sick of gay lads posting pictures of them[selves]“, following violent homophobic attacks.
He was responding to an image of a student from Blackpool who suffered serious damage to his teeth and face in an assault which he said was motivated by homophobia.
Despite assertions by female Facebook friends of Ventre that they were bisexual or gay, he maintained his position.
In a series of other posts, the soldier, who has in the past been posted in Afghanistan, threatened those who questioned him with violence, and made jokes about the fact that the teeth.....
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Threatening the boyfriend of a girl who questioned why he made the comments in response to the post, he said: “Comment on my status again and when I see your fella ile punch his head in.”
In previous posts, he made references to wanting to assault people, talking about knocking peoples’ teeth out and using them as weapons to further assault them.
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