Professionally, Rod Demery is well-recognized as a homicide detective with the Shreveport, Louisiana Police Department whos profession is bound to give in only a lonesome pace. He has worked for the homicide detective for 14 years. Ther he worked with the Shreveport Police Department, sacrificing his solace from family and friends.
In additionally, he is a former American detective, TV Host, and author. He is famous for appearing on the TV series “Murder Chose Me” where he portrays himself as a detective.
Rod Demery entered this earth on December 27, 1965, as Rodney L. Demery. As of 2019, his age is 53 years. He is the son of American parents Barbara Sue Demery and Jerry Armstead. Further, he has a younger sister named Erin Demery as his siblings. He also had an older brother named Patrick Demery. By nationality, he is American and belongs to an African-American ethnical background.
He had a rough childhood as his father murdered his mother. At that time, he was just 3 years of age on 8th May 1969. His father was 18 years older than his mother and was very abusive towards her. His father shot his mother 9 times in the back. Later the court charged his father with ‘Murder without Malice’ thanks to Jerry’s relationship with the local sheriff. After the tragic passing of his parents, he was raised by his grandparents.
Regarding his education, Rodney studied at The Louisiana State University. From there he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice. After that, he worked in the US Navy for 9 years and took the mantle of a detective.
Demery stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches with an average weight. Both of his eyes and hair color are dark brown. Moreover, Demery is active on several social sites such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.
Rod Demery Brother’s Murder Case
His brother Patrick committed a heinous crime. At that time, Rod was 20 years old. In addition, his brother murdered his friend named Richard Sherman by stabbing. According to a police statement, his brother stabbed his friend repeatedly in the back which led to his death.
Before Richard’s death, Rod also attempted to murder Richard’s girlfriend. After his brother capture, the reason for the murder was revealed to be a fight that brews up after the three of them got high on cocaine. As a result, his brother was sentenced to 22 years in the California State Prison along with two consecutive life terms.
He began his career in the Navy and now serves as a homicide detective. He is working as an officer for more than twenty-five years. He worked in both Operation Desert Storm and Operation Desert Shield. Moreover, he has solved every case in his career to proving that he is a reliable worker.
Rod Demery is also an author who has written such books like “Things My Daughter Needs To Know”, “No Place for Race” and much more. In his books and articles, he argues that the black community has been ill-served by the rhetoric of victimhood.
Net Worth of Rod Demery
Demery has accumulated a huge amount of sum through his career as a detective and actor. His net worth received a huge boost from the sales of his book. HIs one of the books “Thing My Daughter Needs To Know” sold thousands of copies in the USA. Also, the book went on to become Amazon’s best selling book in 2011. As of now, he makes a living from the TV show “Murder Chose Me”.
Is Rod Demery Still Married after Divorced?
Rod is a divorced man. Previously, he has married twice in the past, both resulting in divorce. He is quiet about his past marriages and ex-wife. However, he has 9 children from the marriage whose names he hasn’t disclosed. Despite his busy schedule, Rod always sets some time apart for his children and strives to become a great dad to them.
Talking about future marriages, Rod is not going to marry again. According to him, his job as a detective was the main reason for the divorce with his ex-wives. As of now, Rod is leading a happy and blissful life with his children at the moment.
Facts of Rod Demery
|Full Name||Rod Demery|
|Date Of Birth||December 27, 1965|
|Age||54 years 5 months|
|Place Of Birth||United States|
|Height||5 feet 11 inches|
|Profession||Former Detective, Author, TV Host|
|Education||The Louisiana State University|
|Parents||Barbara Sue Demery and Jerry Armstead|
|Siblings||Patrick Demery/ Erin Demery|
|Rod Demery Instagram|