New York • A Pennsylvania coroner says a New York City fraternity pledge died from closed head injuries due to blunt force head trauma that authorities say stemmed from an initiation ritual.
Chun "Michael" Deng was brought to a hospital Sunday by members of the Pi Delta Psi fraternity and died a day later. Police say he was fatally injured during a ritual called the "glass ceiling."
The Luzerne County Coroner's office said Friday it has not ruled whether the death was a homicide. The investigation is ongoing.