A 14-year-old student named Philip Chism has been arrested for the killing of a Danvers High School math teacher. Despite his age, it appears as if he’ll be charged as an adult in Massachusetts. Yesterday, he was regarded as a missing person after he failed to come home from school. Now, the teen has been found, arrested and charged with murder.
Look below for 11 pictures of Philip Chism, whose family is said to have recently moved to the Danvers area from Tennessee.
Colleen Ritzer has been identified as the teacher this teen allegedly killed. She was beloved by students and the staff at the high school. According to reports, her blood was found in a bathroom on the campus and then police were able to locate her body in a wooded area.
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