(Danvers, MA) -- A 14-year-old student is being held in the murder of a high school teacher in the Boston suburb of Danvers. Essex County District Attorney Jonathan Blodgett says the teen was arrested after the body of a 24-year-old teacher was found in a wooded area near the school last night.
The unnamed student is scheduled to be arraigned in Salem juvenile court later today on a charge of murder. Police believe it was an isolated incident, but all public schools in Danvers are closed for the day.
Essex County District Attorney Jonathan Blodgett says officers picked up the teen after his family reported him missing.
Blodgett talks about the crime scene.