MIDLAND - A Midland County father has been arraigned on a first degree felony murder charge.
43-year-old William Earl Stirman was arraigned on Wednesday on murder charges.
He's accused in the shooting death of his 18-year-old son William Eric Stirman early Sunday morning.
The teen was transported to midland memorial where pronounced clinically brain dead.
He died Monday evening.
Stirman says he acted in self-defense when his son pulled a knife on him.