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Media Coverage

In an effort to keep the EMU community as informed as possible, we've aggregated this list of media coverage on the death of student Demarius Reed and the investigation being conducted by the Ypsilanti Police Department. We will add stories as they are published.

July 25, 2014

1.Thomas to face open murder charges in death of Demarius ReedWJR
2.Closing arguments set for Monday in Demarius Reed slayingDetroit Free Press
3.Closing arguments Monday at trial in fatal shooting of Eastern Michigan football playerFox 22/ABC (Bangor, Maine)
4.Closing arguments Monday in player's slayingThe Sentinel-Tribune (Bowling Green, Ohio)
5.Closing arguments Monday in player's slayingABC News
6.Closing arguments Monday in player' slayingWLNS.com (Lansing)
7.Closing arguments Monday in player's slayingLompoc Record

July 24, 2014

1.Demarius Reed's killer: 'He fell to the ground and I shot him'Ann Arbor News - MLive
2.Live blog: Trial of Ed Thomas continues today, July 24The Ypsilanti Courier
3.Live blog: Gunman expected to testify against accomplice in day 2 of Demarius Reed murder trialAnn Arbor News - MLive
4.Player killed for iPhone, wallet, according to prosecutorABC 13 - Toledo, Ohio
5.Eastern Michigan football player killed for iPhone, wallet (trial update)Winfield Daily Courier - Kansas
6.2nd day in court for man accused in murder of EMU football starWXYZ
7.Testimony of Ed Thomas begins in Reed caseWJR

July 23, 2014

1.Lawyer says Ed Thomas was not involved in murder of Demarius Reed during first day of trialThe Ypsilanti Courier
2.Demarius Reed's father after first day of murder trial: 'We're hopeful it will turn out the just way'Ann Arbor News - MLive
3.EMU player Demarius Reed was killed for iPhone, wallet, says prosecutorDetroit Free Press
4.Prosecutor: EMU football player died for iPhone, walletThe Detroit News - AP
5.Prosecutor: Player killed for iPhone, walletPress of Atlantic City
6.Testimony: EMU wide receiver Demarius Reed punched gunman in the face before he was shotAnn Arbor News-MLive
7.Live blog: Day one of trial for man charged with murder in shooting death of EMU football playerAnn Arbor News - MLive
8.Statements begin today in murder caseWWJ

July 22, 2014

1.Update on murder caseWLS (ABC 7 news) Chicago
2.Family of Demarius Reed to attend trial WBBM-radio Chicago
3.Trial set to begin in murder of former Simeon football starCBS News - Chicago
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