Found October 18, 2013 on
michiganexposures Demarius Reed, a football player for Eastern Michigan University, was found dead early Friday. Authorities have launched an off-campus homicide investigation after the junior wide receiver was found shot to death. Reed had started all six games this season as a junior.  He was fourth on the team with 15 receptions for 189 yards. Ypsilanti Police Sgt. Thomas Eberts tells the Ann Arbor News that a man’s body was found in the hallway of an apartment complex about 7:15 a.m. by his roommate. The victim appeared to have been shot to death.

EMU receiver Reed found slain

Eastern Michigan wide receiver Demarius Reed was shot and killed outside his off-campus apartment early Friday. According to a university statement, the junior was found around 7:15 a.m. in the 700 block of West Clark Road. Ypsilanti police told the Ann Arbor News that Reed was discovered in the hallway by his roommate, and that a homicide investigation has been launched. Reed...

Eastern Michigan Receiver Demarius Reed Found Dead, Police Investigating Death as Homicide

An Eastern Michigan University wide receiver was found dead in an off-campus apartment building Friday morning. Details have not been released, but police are investigating the death of Demarius Reed, a junior, as a homicide, according to a statement released by the school just before noon on Friday. “Eastern Michigan University has confirmed with the Ypsilanti Police Department...

Eastern Michigan WR Demarius Reed found dead from gunshot wound

According to’s John Counts, Eastern Michigan University wide receiver Demarius Reed was found dead from an apparent gunshot wound Ypsilanti Police confirmed Friday. Reed’s body was discovered by his roommate in the hallway of their apartment building on the 700 block of  West Clark Road around 7:15 AM Friday morning. The junior receiver out of Chicago, Reed started...

Eastern Michigan WR Demarius Reed Found Dead in Possible Homicide

Tragic news out of Ypsilanti, where police are investigating the death of Eastern Michigan junior wide receiver Demarius Reed as a homicide, after Reed’s body was found in an off-campus apartment building. The university released the following statement: Eastern Michigan University has confirmed with the Ypsilanti Police Department that the victim involved in the homicide investigation...

Eastern Michigan returned the opening kickoff following tragic week

Just days before Eastern Michigan's game on Saturday, receiver Demarius Reed was killed in a homicide off campus. That left the Eagles with a tough decision heading in to the weekend on whether or not they should play their game against Ohio. As we have seen so often around this sport, the game went on as planned and the players found various ways to pay tribute to their fallen...
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