Eastern Michigan University

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 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