One student calls her “the nicest teacher anyone could ever have.”
Students at Danvers High School in Massachusetts say they’re stunned by the killing of 24-year-old math teacher Colleen Ritzer, whose body was found in the woods behind the school early today.
Authorities have charged a 14-year-old student at the school with murder. Philip Chism is described by classmates as soft-spoken and pleasant. A teammate on the school’s soccer team says he “wasn’t violent at all.”
He was ordered held without bail after his appearance today in adult court.
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