Man charged after allergic student rubbed with peanut butter
April 9, 2017
MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — A Central Michigan University student faces a hazing charge for allegedly smearing peanut butter on the face of a classmate with a severe peanut allergy.
Twenty-year-old Dale Merza of Rochester Hills was charged with misdemeanor hazing resulting in physical injury.
Police say the 19-year-old victim suffered facial swelling that required medical treatment.
WDIV-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2oktydH ) the student's mother posted a Facebook message saying her son was passed out in October at a fraternity house not recognized by CMU officials when peanut butter was ru...