Navy: 8 Calif.-based sailors discharged for hazing

FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2005 file photo, the USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) steams off the coast of Sumatra, Indonesia while conducting humanitarian assistance, Eight sailors have been discharged from the Navy after video surfaced of a hazing incident aboard, the USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), a San Diego-based amphibious assault ship that included the choking of a fellow sailor, a Navy spokesman said Saturday, Feb. 4, 2012. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-e, File)

February 4, 2012 8:54:00 PM PST
Eight sailors have been discharged from the Navy after video surfaced of a hazing incident aboard a San Diego-based amphibious assault ship that included the choking of a fellow sailor, a Navy spokesman said Saturday.