With investigations still underway, many details are still unclear about the circumstances that led to the May 7 death of Romy Vilsaint, a fifth-grader at Public School 361 in East Flatbush.
Family members have alleged that Romy, 12, who complained of being struck in the head and suffering through the resulting pain before his death, was bullied by peers. And, parents at the school have complained about a lack of transparency, with some reporting that they first heard about Romy’s death in the news media.
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