Transcript for Cornell University Fraternity President Accused of Sexual Assault
The president of one of the school's fraternity accused of assaulting a woman inside a fraternity house. Gio Benitez has the story. Reporter: He came from a wealthy family. But now he's stands accused of a violent sexual act. The scandal rocking a premier university. The president of an elite fraternity at an ivy league university. His father, owner of one of new York City's concert hallses. But this morning Wolfgang Ballinger is in jail. Investigators said it happened last Sunday at psi upsilon. According to the complaint, the woman alleged that Ballinger locked the door and forced himself on to her after she protested several times. He plead td not guilty to first degree criminal sexual act. His lawyer telling ABC news, Ballinger's innocence will be established at the proper time and in the proper place. The speed with which they took this case from the university and brought it into the criminal setting suggest that the prosecution believe they have a strong case. Reporter: The university placing psi upsilon on suspens suspension. Sexual assault and any form of sexual harassment is against our policy and in opposition of the values of psi upsilon. Ballinger is set to appear tomorrow. Only two people know what what happened, Ballinger and the woman. Coming up -- Michael
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