Colleen Ritzer

Colleen Ritzer, a 24-year-old Danvers High School math teacher, has been found dead, and a 14-year-old boy is facing a murder charge in the case, Essex County prosecutors said. "She was a very, very, respected, loved teacher. ... It's a terrible tragedy for the entire Danvers community," Essex District Attorney Jonathan Blodgett said.
Published in The Boston Globe on Oct. 23, 2013