Sandra Orton: Hunter Riley Reeser, 14, Shot and Killed Grandmother Because He Didn’t Want to Go to School, Say Police

Hunter R. Reeser

TIME – Hunter Riley Reeser, 14, is facing homicide and first-degree murder charges, according to local ABC affiliate WTAE.

Police say Reeser shot Sandra Orton, 60, in the head, then called her husband saying that he found her with the wound. Reeser then called 911 and later admitted to shooting Orton.

Authorities say Reeser told them he shot Orton because he didn’t want to go to a school meeting. He will be charged as an adult under Pennsylvania law, according to WTAE.