Bond Set for Midland Shooting Suspect

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Bond is now set at $100,000 for the woman police say shot and killed a man early Saturday morning.

Neighbors in the 4500 block of Lanham in Midland called Police at one Saturday morning after they heard several shots fired.

Officers showed up to find this woman 30-year-old Karen Isbell.

Isbell told Police she felt threatened by her friend 41-year-old Robert Cain.

The pair were fighting and that's when police say she grabbed a .40 caliber semiautomatic handgun.

Police say she fired three shots at cain while he sat inside an Isuzu rodeo, they found cain Dead on the scene.

Police are charging Isbell with murder.

Cain's body was sent to Tarrant County for an autopsy.

Isbell remains in the Midland County Detention Center.