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Three Arrests Made in Connection with Midland Shooting

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Shocking new details after a man was gunned down and killed in Midland last week.

His mother, father, and brother have been charged with his murder.

50-year-old George Mitchell, 48-year-old Birdie Mitchell, and 23-year-old Jarvis Mitchell were all arrested Wednesday afternoon at their home on Thomason, which is where 28-year-old Weldon Cooks was killed.

Police found Cooks last Wednesday with a gunshot wound to his abdomen on the front porch.

Cooks died the next day from his injuries.

His mother, father, and brother have been charged with his murder and tampering with evidence.

Midland Police say they don't have a motive right now.

The investigation is ongoing.

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