News From Terre Haute, Indiana

May 11, 2013

Home invasion suspect gets November trial


The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — A Terre Haute man has a Nov. 18 trial on a murder charge stemming from an April 18 shooting during an alleged early morning home invasion.

Reginald L. Wood Jr., 26, appeared in Vigo Superior Court 3 on Friday where Senior Judge Dexter Bolin also set an. Oct. 20 pretrial conference date.

Wood and his alleged accomplice, 26-year-old John T. Gregory Jr., of Terre Haute, both sustained gunshot wounds after they allegedly kicked in an apartment door, and the apartment resident responded with a handgun.

Greogry and Wood both ran from the scene after being shot. However, Gregory died later at an Indianapolis hospital. Wood was treated for a gunshot wound to his torso. The incident occurred in the 1000 block of North Eighth Street.