Student arrested for involuntary manslaughter


A 21-year-old K-State student from Olathe, Kansas was arrested on Saturday in connection with a student found dead in a SUV in a residence hall parking lot across from Claflin Road, north of the Derby Dining Complex on Nov. 20, 2013.

The Collegian previously confirmed that Jordan Forbit, 18, from Elkhart, Kansas and freshman in the College of Arts and Sciences, was the deceased at the scene.

Gregory “Rory” Melvin Haug Jr. was charged with involuntary manslaughter, possession of opiates or opium, conspiracy to commit and obstructing the legal process.

Haug was arrested on Seth Child Road at 3:43 p.m. Bond was set at $25,000.