User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


63° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started.

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Parker Wrestlers Allegedly Hazed At Camp

February 28, 2007, 6:00 PM by Lou Raguse

A former teammate testifying against 17-year-old Jerome Hunt in his juvenile court proceedings says he didn't tell anyone about Hunt touching him until after a July wrestling camp.

The boy says Hunt subjected him and other Parker wrestlers to hazing while the boys stayed together in University of Nebraska, Lincoln, dorm rooms.

And he says that hazing was the catalyst for him and several others coming forward with accusations of Hunt using a hazing technique called "checking the oil," which consists of jamming fingers into a person's rectum.

Here are examples of what the boys accuse Hunt of doing at wrestling camp:

*Defecating in someone's dresser drawer.

*Throwing or smashing eggs on multiple teammates.

*Smashing ground beef onto a boy's head as he got out of the shower.

*Locking a boy in his dorm room, threatening him, and forcing him to eat a "meat product."

*Urinating in Gatorade bottle and putting it back in the refrigerator.

Prosecutors are using these allegations as evidence that Hunt bullies teammates, and that the sexual abuse during wrestling practices did not happen accidentally.

Previous Story

Next Story


RELATED STORIES


Sponsored

 


You may also like

Deadly Crash On I-29

7/3/2015 6:38 PM

A Brookings man is dead following a two-vehicle crash on I-29 Friday afternoon, just south of Baltic.

Full Story
Spearfish Woman Dies In Rollover Crash

7/5/2015 12:25 PM

A Spearfish woman was killed Saturday in a single-vehicle rollover crash outside of town.

Full Story
Bear Shatters Glass Wall At Minnesota Zoo

7/6/2015 2:50 PM

A grizzly bear at the Minnesota Zoo repeatedly slammed a 50-pound rock into the glass wall of its enclosure, cracking the thick pane separating the be...

Full Story
Arlington Woman Dies Before Crashing Vehicle

7/4/2015 2:36 PM

An Arlington woman has died following a crash Friday night, but authorities say her death was not a result of the accident itself.

Full Story
Firefighter Suspended For Flying Confederate Flag In Parade

7/5/2015 4:34 PM

A Minnesota volunteer firefighter says he's been suspended for flying a confederate flag from an engine during a holiday parade, and that he expec...

Full Story


Events