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CSUN students shocked, saddened by hiking death of fraternity pledge
CSUN students shocked, saddened by hiking death of fraternity pledge

Cal State Northridge students expressed shock and sadness Thursday over the death of a 19-year-old fraternity pledge during a hike in the Angeles National Forest. "Oh my God, that's sad," said Joanna Amezcua, 23. "I don't think they should have gone to that extreme. It shouldn't be about that." Armando Villa, 19, who just finished his first year at CSUN, was on a hike Tuesday that included five new members of Pi Kappa Phi and three who had already been initiated, said fraternity officials. Villa was recruited into the fraternity in the spring. Some members made Villa leave his cellphone in his car, took away the new members' shoes, gave them...

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