November 23, 2017 2:31 pm

Man who went on racial tirade at Vancouver SkyTrain in court for possible sentencing

Peter Anthony Gagen in a still photo from a video posted to social media last year.


The man charged in connection with an assault at a Vancouver SkyTrain station will be back in court today.

Peter Anthony Gagen pleaded guilty to charges of assault and uttering threats last month.

He went on a racial tirade towards a woman and her son in August 2016, and then attacked a Good Samaritan who jumped in to help.

READ MORE: Man who allegedly assaulted Good Samaritan at SkyTrain station arrested

The man said Gagen also spat on him in the process.

Gagen could be sentenced today. He is also in court for a psychiatric report.

WATCH: (Aired August 2016) Court hears about the mental state of a man charged in a possible racially motivated attack at a Skytrain station:

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