On Monday, Reddit general manager Erik Martin apologized for the "dangerous speculation" that "spiraled into very negative consequences for innocent parties." In a blog post, he specifically apologized to the Tripathi family "for the pain they have had to endure."
April 26, 2013
"Brown University student mistakenly linked by amateur sleuths on a social media site to the Boston bombings"... drowned.
Sunil Tripathi, 22.