Parents of boy accused of killing four students in Michigan school shooting are caught


Jennifer and James Crumbley were arrested early Saturday in Detroit.

Photo: US Marshals / Courtesy

Early this Saturday the Michigan Police reported that Jennifer and James Crumbley, parents of the boy accused of killing four students and injuring seven others at Oxford High School on Tuesday, were arrested in Detroit.

One day before they were found the Crumbleys were charged with four counts of involuntary manslaughter and were even included in the list of fugitives after authorities were unable to locate them.

The U.S. Marshals offered a $ 10,000 reward each for the fugitives from justice, And it was then that Michigan law enforcement issued a state alert describing the couple’s vehicle, which according to Detroit’s Fox2 was found near the place where they were arrested.

CNN for its part reported that on Friday the Crumbleys made a $ 4,000 withdrawal from an ATM in Rochester Hills, Michigan, so the police were sure they would soon fall.

After a relentless search, Jennifer and James Crumbley They were found in a Detroit building.

Ethan Crumbley will be tried as an adult

Crumbley, who will be tried as an adult for terrorism and first-degree murderAmong other charges, he had bragged on social media about the Sig Sauer 9mm pistol he used in the shooting inside the school premises, which was bought by the boy’s father in a Black Friday sale, authorities said.

Videos have been broadcast of the moments of terror that the students went through, sheltered in the classrooms in the midst of the massacre; in them you see how the students blocked the doors with desksUntil the police arrived, who in 5 minutes managed to disarm the attacker, however, the shooting took the lives of four people and left seven more wounded, including a teacher.

Tate Myre, Hana St. Juliana, Madisyn Baldwin and Justin Shilling are the deadly victims of this massacre, all of them being minors.

The case of Tate Myre, who is considered a hero by his friends and peers, as he died trying to disarm Ethan Crumbley.

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