According to an eavesdropping source, the NYPD suspect the individuals who attacked the Chariot singer had no idea he was famous.
They think it was a random act of violence, according to the source.
The spy also said police do believe Gavin DeGraw was in fact along during the beating.
So just some random thugs, huh?
It sounds kind of random for a number of people to brutally beat a man at random, but hey, crazier things have happened in New York!
Either way, we want the creeps brought to justice.
We'll keep you up to date on all the developing deets so stay tuned!
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