HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Three former Penn State fraternity members have been sentenced to jail time in the hazing death of Timonthy Piazza.
A judge handed Michael Bonatucci, Luke Visser and Joshua Kurczewski minimum sentences ranging from one to six months for their roles in the New Jersey native’s 2017 death.READ MORE: Brian Laundrie's Remains Found In Florida Nature Reserve, Officials Say
The 19-year-old was a Beta Theta Pi pledge when he fell down a flight of stairs during a night of hazing and heavy drinking.READ MORE: Alec Baldwin Fired Prop Gun That Killed Cinematographer And Injured Director On "Rust" Movie Set
Last July, another former frat member was sentenced to three months of house arrest.
The ex-district attorney had pursued involuntary manslaughter and aggravated assault charges against some of the students. But judges dismissed some of those allegations and prosecutors withdrew others.MORE NEWS: Man Taken Into Custody After Shooting Just Steps Away From Bronx School
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