Month: April 2014

Timmie Reed pleads guilty to manslaughter/attempted murder, sentenced


Timmie Reed was sentenced to 90 years after pleading guilty to the murder of his son and attempted murder of his mother on April 16th, 2014.

Reed was arrested on February 13th, 2014 after his three year old son was found dead in their home. The cause of death was determined to be homicidal asphyxiation. Officers also determined that Reed had attempted to light the house on fire, but was unsuccessful due to rain and wind conditions.

Trial commenced on April 14th, however Reed pled guilty during the Prosecution’s case in chief. Reed was sentenced to 40 years for manslaughter and 50 years for attempted second degree murder to run consecutively.