Mass. Teen Charged with Teacher's Death 'Born in Love,' Mom Says
(DANVERS, Mass.) -- The mother of a Massachusetts teenager charged with the stabbing death of a beloved high school math teacher is broken-hearted over the woman's death, according to a statement released by her son's attorney. Diana Chism asked for prayers for the family of Danvers High School teacher Colleen Ritzer, 24, saying her "heart is broken for the Ritzer family and the loss of their daughter and sister," the statement said.