A search warrant was issued this Friday against the parents of Ethan Crumbley, 15, accused of opening fire at a Michigan high school, where he killed four people and wounded seven, informs Reuters.
Shortly before, on the same day, Jennifer and James Crumbley had been charged with four counts of involuntary manslaughter, but they did not appear before the court in the established period, after which it was reported that they could have fled. Consequently, the local police released a photo of both of them and pointed out that they are probably traveling in a black Kia Seltos.
Meanwhile, the couple’s attorneys, Shannon Smith and Mariell Lehman, testified that their clients left the city the night of the shooting “for their own safety” and said they are returning and “not fleeing.” pick up local media.
The authorities they pointed out that James Crumbey bought the pistol used in the shooting involving his son four days before the attack. However, unlike some US states, Michigan does not legally require gun owners to keep guns from minors.