In what has become something of a sport throughout the United States, two more youths have been charged with attacking and beating a homeless man, this time in Florida. In 2006, there were 142 attacks and 20 murders of homeless individuals nationwide.
A recent incident in Daytona Beach, Florida, involved a 17-year old egging two 10-year boys to beat a homeless man with concrete blocks. The man was seriously injured. The boys have been charged with felony aggravated battery.