Levi Pettit is sorry. The Highland Park grad, one of two University of Oklahoma students expelled this month for leading their Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity brothers in a racist chant, spoke to reporters at Fairview Baptist Church in Oklahoma City after a closed-doors meeting with community leaders.
KJHR Tulsa via Youtube Levi Pettit
"There is no excuse for my behavior," he said. "I never thought of myself as a racist. I never even considered the possibility. But the bottom line is that the words I said in the chant were mean, and hateful and racist. I will be deeply sorry and deeply ashamed of what I have done for the rest of my life."More »