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MURDER TRIAL UNDERWAY IN RANDOLPH COUNTY

(Winchester, IN)--It’s been nearly four years since 61-year-old David Brumley was found dead in a Winchester home.  This week, Monty Cook is on trial for Brumley’s murder.  Cook went missing following the murder in November of 2018.  He was eventually captured in Arizona after having been spotted driving the victim’s car in Arkansas.  At the time of his arrest, Cook also had warrants for arson and theft in Randolph County.  If convicted of murder, Cook would face a standard 55-year prison sentence.