The Toll

Tracking Chattanooga's Homicides


Edward Glenn

Date: 01/10/13

Gender: Male

Age: 28

Race: Black

Time: 5:30 a.m.

Suspect(s): Carmisha Lay, 24; Stephen Lester, 24

Status: Suspects sentenced

What happened:

Edward Glenn is shot and killed inside a residence at 2500 O'Rear Street. Police believe the father of five was shot during a robbery while he was lying in bed. Police say Carmisha Lay lured Glenn into her home and then called Stephen Lester so they could rob Glenn together. Both are charged with first-degree murder and especially aggravated robbery. Lay, 27, entered a plea agreement and received 15 years of prison in exchange for her testimony. A jury gave Lester a life sentence for first-degree murder with an opportunity for parole after 51 years.

Read more:

Father of 5 is city's first homicide victim of year
Chattanooga police charge Carmisha Lay with murder
Second person charged in Chattanooga shooting
Trial starts for man accused of killing Chattanooga father of five
Key witness describes Edward Glenn Jr. slaying
Stephen Lester convicted of first-degree murder in 2013 killing, sentenced to life in prison
Life after the trial: Edward Glenn Jr.'s family struggles to move on after murder
Chattanooga woman sentenced to 15 years for role in 2013 killing

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