Midland Police make arrest in negligent homicide investigation

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MIDLAND, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – According to Midland Police, Tony Jeffery Green has been arrested after a warrant was issued in connection to negligent homicide.

A search warrant was issued at the 1200 block of East Parker. Both warrants were carried out by the Midland Police Department Swat Team.

Back on January 23, MPD was called to the emergency room at Midland Memorial Hospital after a victim made a claim of neglect, physical abuse and possibly being held against her will.

The victim was in the hospital from the 23rd until the time of her death on February 15th. On February 19th, detectives started conducting interviews.

Green was arrested without incident and taken to the Midland Police Department for questioning. During the interview, Green admitted to his actions in reference to criminally negligent homicide.

Green was arrested on the charge of criminally negligent homicide and taken to the Midland County Detention Center.

The investigation is ongoing.

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