Pre-trial conference scheduled in connection to murder case

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) – Damien Tyler is scheduled for a pre-trial conference on Tuesday in connection to the death of Ronald Arrowsmith.

Officials report Ronald Arrowsmith died last November in an armed robbery gone wrong. Police say Arrowsmith, Brewer, Damien Tyler and Amber Reynolds lured Cody Thompson and his girlfriend into a home on First Avenue to rob him.

They say when Arrowsmith pointed a gun at Thompson’s girlfriend, Thompson shot him several times.

Police called the shooting on Thompson’s part self-defense. However, prosecutors held Arrowsmith’s three co-conspirators responsible for the death.

Reynolds is already serving a 20 year sentence and other co-defendants have pleaded as well.

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