His family says they wanted him to go away to college to get away from the violence on Chicago’s streets. They never imagined his life would end like this.
Their hearts heavy tonight with the loss of former Simeon standout…Demarius Reed.
He had gone on to play at Eastern Michigan University, with big dreams to play in the N-F-L.
But this morning, his roommate found him in a hallway of their apartment complex, near campus.
The 20 year old was dead from multiple gunshot wounds and missing personal items.
Police Say he was a victim of robbery.