Her troubled son had been up for two nights straight, inconsolable over a breakup, when she pulled him into her bed to soothe him. She never meant to doze, but woke with a start at 4:26 a.m.The 17-year-old was gone — and so were the car keys she had hidden under her pillow.
"Her Son, Facing Murder Charges, Is Being Called an ‘Alt-Right Killer.’ This Mother Blames Herself." is from the March 27, 2018 Local section of The Washington Post. It was written by Justin Jouvenal and narrated by Sam Scholl.