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Demarius Reed (Credit: Eastern Michigan University)

Jury Acquits Suspect In Shooting Death Of Former Simeon Standout

The Washtenaw County Circuit Court jury reached the not guilty verdict in the trial of Ed Thomas, 21, one of two men charged in the slaying of the 20-year-old wide receiver from Chicago. Reed played his high school career at Simeon Academy.

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Demarius Reed (Credit: Eastern Michigan University)

Trial Set To Begin In Murder Of Former Simeon Football Star

The family of a Chicago man murdered last fall in Michigan will be in court this week in Ann Arbor, as one of the accused killers goes on trial.

07/22/2014

Demarius Reed (Credit: Eastern Michigan University)

Two Charged In Shooting Death Of Eastern Michigan Player Demarius Reed

Two men have been charged in the shooting death of a former Chicago high school football standout, police said on Monday.

11/25/2013

Demarius Reed played from Simeon Academy. (Credit: John Rowland)

One Month Later, Family Encouraged By Efforts To Find Killer Of EMU Football Player

It has been a month since a 20-year-old college student from Chicago was killed in Ypsilanti, Michigan – and the family says they’re encouraged that police may have some leads, reports WBBM’s Steve Miller.

11/18/2013

Demarius Reed (Credit: Eastern Michigan University)

Funeral Held For Former Simeon Football Star Demarius Reed

Hundreds of people filled a church in Harvey for the funeral of former Simeon High School all-state receiver Demarius Reed, who was gunned down last week in a robbery at Eastern Michigan University.

10/26/2013

Demarius Reed (Credit: Eastern Michigan University)

Slain Football Star Remembered At Dual Vigils

Demarius Reed was a starter for Eastern Michigan University. His body was found in his off-campus last Friday.

10/24/2013

Demarius Reed (Credit: Eastern Michigan University)

Eastern Michigan University Football Player Found Dead, Played For Simeon Academy

A former Chicago high school football star was fatally shot in a robbery near the campus of Eastern Michigan University.

10/18/2013