The Trench Reynolds Report

All Crime Is Personal

Officer who took Coon photo suspended: The Cleveland police officer who took the cellphone picture of Asa Coon after he committed suicide has been suspended for 8 days as of Monday. Patrolman Walter Emerick, a 12-year veteran, admitted shooting the photo of Asa Coon, 14, in a hearing with Police Chief Michael McGrath, said Safety …

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Cleveland Police Release School Shooting Video: Cleveland police released the surveillance footage of Asa Coon inside SuccessTech Academy going on his shooting rampage. The video doesn’t show much except for Coon going through the hallways and police arriving on the scene. There is no footage of Coon shooting or taking his own life. However if …

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Police To Release Tape Of Shootings At SuccessTech: Police are going to release the surveillance footage of the shootings at SuccessTech Academy today at 1pm local time during a press conference. Police said the video shows two of the four victims getting shot, but the scenes are not overtly graphic because the cameras are about …

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Photo of Asa Coon’s body taken by Cleveland policeman: The infamous photo of Asa Coon that was taken after he committed suicide was taken by Cleveland police officer Walter Emerick. He admitted to taking the photo with his cell phone and sending it to other people but claims that he did not post it on …

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School shootings show shortcomings of American society: This is an editorial from a student at the University of Maine about how the signs were ignored from school shooters Asa Coon and Cho Seung-Hui. It’s a really good article up until this point… Apparently, both of these tragedies, along with countless others, point to flaws in …

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Student was angry because he was failing: Michael Grassie was Asa Coon’s history teacher at SuccessTech. He was also one of Coon’s intended targets. Coon tried starting a fight with the teacher just days before he went on his shooting spree. It’s no surprise that he was failing the class. So rather than study or …

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Disturbing Asa Coon photo on Internet: It seems that all the ghouls are out just in time for Halloween. Someone at the scene of Asa Coon’s suicide apparently had taken a picture of his corpse. Of course the internet being what it is the picture of Asa Coon’s bloody body is already making its rounds. …

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Police still searching for mother of SuccessTech gunman: Lori Looney, no joke, is the mother of Asa Coon. By now you know Asa Coon was the 14-year-old gunman at the SuccessTech shootings in Cleveland. An arrest warrant was issued for Ms. Looney for obstruction of justice. Allegedly Asa’s brother Stephen violated his parole and was …

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