NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – There is an update on a 12-year-old boy who died unexpectedly last month in Brooklyn after his family said he was bullied.
The Office of Medical Examiner said Wednesday that Romy Vilsaint died of natural causes related to a peptic ulcer.
His family told CBS2 he’s a fifth grader was attacked several times in the week before his death, including being slapped in the head.
He was a student at Public School 361 in East Flatbush.
The Department of Education said it was investigating the incident.