Family seeks justice for 'hate crime' that left gay LSUE student in critical condition White had been talking to Seneca on Grindr for about a week. White and Seneca planned to meet up in person Saturday. Seneca picked up White at his apartment and took White to a residential location on Maryview Farm Road in Lafayette. Seneca tortured White for an unknown amount of time. Seneca called 911 and said he had murdered a man. White was discovered naked in a bathtub with stab wounds to his neck, strangulation wounds, blunt force trauma to the back of his head and cuts so deep into his wrists that his hands were nearly severed.