Father: Chaperone OK'd fatal swim by Jean Fritz-Pierre

Jean Fritz-Pierre drowned in Hessian Lake shortly after

Jean Fritz-Pierre drowned in Hessian Lake shortly after 2 p.m. (June 27, 2013 10:56 AM)

A father is reportedly speaking out after his teenaged son drowned during a class trip to Bear Mountain State Park.

The New York Post is reporting that Jonas Pierre, father of victim Jean Fritz-Pierre, is claiming that his 16-year-old son was told it was OK to take a dip in the lake. Pierre says his son's best friend told him that a chaperone, watching from a boat, allowed them to go into...

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