Yusuf Hussein, one of two 18-year-olds charged in the crime was to appear in court Tuesday on a number of charges.
In a news release Monday, Ottawa police said Abdirahman Sahal, 18, of Ottawa has been charged with assault, aggravated assault and two breaches of probation.
White, one of the founders of Bagel Bagel in the ByWard Market, suffered a broken nose, black eyes, bruises and swelling on the back of his head, a fractured pelvis, and broken ribs.
He was also perplexed as to the motive, as nothing was stolen from him. Police are describing the attack as random.
Witnesses said the two men continued to beat him as he lay on the edge of the parking lot. A Good Samaritan soon came to his rescue.