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Community honors teacher killed by student
MASSACHUSETTS (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Monday a Massachusetts community is gathering to say goodbye to a high school teacher killed by one of her students.
Hundreds of mourners embraced each other and wiped tears Sunday during a visitation for 24-year-old Colleen Ritzer.
Friends and family say Ritzer had a heart of gold and a special way of bringing out the best in everyone.
Ritzer's body was found in the woods behind Danvers High School last Tuesdsay.
Police have charged 14-year-old Danvers student Philip Chism with her murder.
He's pleaded not guilty.