Teen charged with killing Mass. teacher attacks worker - WKRN News 2

Former Clarksville teen charged with killing Mass. teacher attacks worker

Posted: Updated: Jun 03, 2014 04:44 PM
Philip Chism remains jailed without bond for allegedly murdering his high school teacher. Philip Chism remains jailed without bond for allegedly murdering his high school teacher.
Colleen Ritzer's body was found in woods nearby the school on Oct. 22 Colleen Ritzer's body was found in woods nearby the school on Oct. 22
BOSTON, Mass. -

The former Clarksville student accused of killing his Massachusetts math teacher in October has reportedly attacked a Department of Youth Services facility staff person.

According to WCVB-TV, the incident involving Philip Chism occurred on Monday. The extent of the woman’s injuries was not immediately released.

An indictment accuses Chism of killing Danvers High School teacher Colleen Ritzer with a box cutter on October 22.

He is also accused of sexually assaulting the 24-year-old teacher with an object and stealing her credit cards, iPhone and underwear.

Chism and his family formerly lived in Clarksville before moving to Massachusetts.

He is being held without bond.

*WCVB contributed to this report.

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