The Trench Reynolds Report

Without truth there is no justice

Please watch the following video from ABC News in its entirety. You can also watch it at their website. This was a segment by correspondent Pierre Thomas for ABC News’ This Week With George Stephanopoulos. I thought Mr. Thomas did a great job at first discussing the copycat shootings that were inspired by Columbine. It …

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Pa. mom sentenced for helping son get weapons: Michele Cossey, the mother of Dillon Cossey, was sentenced to four months in prison and five years probation. If you’ll recall Dillon Cossey was arrested for plotting an attack against Plymouth-Whitemarsh High School outside of Philadelphia even though he was homeschooled. Michele Cossey bought her underage son …

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Judge praises school plotter, criticizes mother: At a hearing for would be school shooter Dillon Cossey Montgomery County Court Judge Paul Tressler had some words of encouragement to Dillon. Tressler, who initially did not recognize the teen, was effusive in his praise of the boy’s progress, especially his weight loss of 73 pounds, down from …

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Finland school shooters likely had contact: Police: Police in Finland are saying that it’s more than likely that Jokela shooter Pekka-Eric Auvinen and Kauhajoki shooter Matti Saari have had some form of contact. Police note that Saari had purchased the gun he used in his spree in Jokela. It was also confirmed after his arrest …

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Student’s mother pleads guilty in plot at Plymouth Whitemarsh High School: Michele Cossey pleaded guilty in court yesterday to charges of endangering the welfare of children. Cossey was arrested for supplying her son, Dillon Cossey, with illegal firearms that she purchased. Dillon Cossey was arrested last year for plotting an attack against Plymouth-Whitemarsh High School …

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Potential plea in high school shooting plot case: Do you remember the name, Michele Cossey? She’s the 47-year-old ‘mother’ who supplied firearms to her teenage son Dillon who was going to use them to attack Plymouth-Whitemarsh High School in Pennsylvania. In case you don’t remember let the article refresh your memory… Even while knowing that …

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Mother of attack plot teen to be evaluated: The Mother of Dillon Cossey, Michele Cossey and the woman who supplied him with the guns, has been court ordered to undergo a psych eval. Michele Cossey’s attorney declined to say the reason he requested the evaluation. The prosecutors did not object to the defense’s request. Personally, …

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Former hero in Cossey case gets probation: Lew Bennett III was the teen who turned in Dillon Cossey for plotting against Plymouth Whitemarsh High School. Then Bennett along with some other teens broke into the Cossey’s home to steal some of the Cossey’s property. Bennett and his cohorts were sentenced to probation… At yesterday’s juvenile …

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Strange Twist In Foiled Montco ‘Plot-To-Kill’: Remember how the kid that turned Dillon Cossey in was heralded as a hero? Well, not so much anymore. It seems that he’s a little criminal in his own right. That teen and two of his friends were arrested for breaking into the Cossey’s home. Does this mean Dillon …

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Father of boy who planned school attack is jailed: Frank Cossey, the father of would be homeschooled school shooter Dillon Cossey, has been jailed. He violated his parole when he failed a drug test. Cossey the elder was convicted of manslaughter back in the ’80s and had attempted to buy a rifle for his son …

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