Another gay teen murdered

Jason Mattison Jr. (from Baltimore Sun)
Jason Mattison Jr. (from Baltimore Sun)

As LGBT advocates here in Dallas and around the country are planning candlelight vigils in memory of Jorge Steven Lopez Mercado — the 19-year-old boy who was raped, stabbed, burned and dismembered last week in Puerto Rico — word comes out of Baltimore about another murdered gay teen.

Jason Mattison Jr. was 15, an openly gay sophomore at the Vivian T. Thomas Medical Arts Academy in Baltimore. He was found dead last week at his aunt’s house. He had been raped, gagged with a pillowcase and stabbed repeatedly in the head and throat. Then his body was shoved into an upstairs closet at the house.

Police have arrested 35-year-old Dante Parrish and charged him with first degree murder. A cousin of Mattison’s has described the suspect, already convicted once of murdering someone else, as a longtime friend of the family, but she would not say whether Parrish lived at the house where Mattison died or if he was just visiting.

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Daniel donates

Daniel-Radcliffe

Daniel Radcliffe, the handsome young actor who has portrayed teen wizard Harry Potter in 6 movies so far, has reportedly made “a major donation” to The Trevor Project, a non-profit organization that operates a nationwide crisis and suicide prevention helpline for LGBTQ youth.

A press release issued by The Trevor Project says that “the 20-year-old actor joined The Trevor Project’s Circle of Hope, a community of major donors which plays an essential role in providing the financial leadership that makes the organization’s lifesaving work possible.”

Other celebrities who are currently listed as members of The Trevor Project’s “Circle of Hope” include Jodie Foster, Sasha Baron Cohen and Anne Hathaway.

Included in the press release was this statement by Radcliffe himself: “I am very pleased to begin my support of The Trevor Project, which saves lives every day through its critical work... I deeply hope my support can raise the organization’s visibility so even more despondent youth become aware of The Trevor Helpline’s highly trained counselors and Trevor’s many other resources. It’s vitally important that young people understand they are not alone and, perhaps even more important, that their young lives have real value.”

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