Walter Cronkite’s Grandson Peter, Dies at Colby College
The grandson of Late CBS newsman Walter Cronkite committed suicide on Sunday at Colby College. Peter Cronkite was only 22 years old and due to graduate in a couple of weeks.
He was Classics major spending a summer studying in Greece and another in Italy on an archeological dig. Peter was due to receive an award for excellence in his major according to Colby President David A. Greene.
Peter Cronkite was found dead in his dorm room but no further details were released about the death. It has been listed as an ‘unattended death’.