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Police to arrest 10 people on hazing charges in LSU fraternity pledge's death

Police to arrest 10 people on hazing charges in LSU fraternity pledge's death

Ten people will be arrested on hazing charges in the death of a Louisiana State University fraternity pledge after a night of drinking, LSU officials said Wednesday.

One of the 10 suspects — Matthew Alexander Naquin, 19, of Boerne, Texas — also faces a negligent homicide charge in the death last month of 18-year-old Maxwell Gruver, a freshman from Roswell, Georgia, LSU said in a statement.

An autopsy showed Gruver's blood-alcohol content level at the time of his death was 0.495, which is more than six times the legal limit for driving, East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner Beau Clark said Wednesday.

Eight of the suspects are LSU students and were active members of...

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