Two U.S. Air Academy cadets face prices stemming from a hazing incident involving the Colorado college’s swim workforce.
The felony prices introduced by the academy Thursday are with out precedent within the academy’s 64-year historical past as a result of earlier hazing instances have been dealt with by the college’s administrative self-discipline course of.
The 2 seniors are accused of obstruction of justice and dereliction of responsibility and are two of 11 swimmers suspended from the workforce in February amid an investigation.
A abstract of the 900-page investigative file confirmed the hazing passed off on Sept. 29, 2017.
The hazing concerned making an attempt to get the freshmen swimmers to throw up in addition to stripping and blindfolding them. Nevertheless, no sexual acts have been alleged to have taken place.