The Guilfordian

Gay special forces vet attacked, dies

Nicole Zelniker, Senior Writer

December 5, 2014

On Nov. 9, 46-year-old local veteran and former CCE student Stephen White walked into Chemistry Nightclub in downtown Greensboro. He left a few hours later with 26-year-old Garry Joseph Gupton. White was taken to the hospital after Gupton beat and burned him almost to death at the Battleground Inn. “I...