Man Charged in Midland County Murder Cold Case

Continuing coverage on a Midland County cold case murder arrest.

Deputies arrested a man for beating Diane Ross to death back in 1991 in Lee Township.

Michael McIntyre is now charged with first-degree murder.

Deputies say Ross was sleeping in her bed when a masked person beat her to death.

Her five-year-old grandson witnessed the attack.

As detectives found more witnesses, it helped lead them to arrested McIntyre.

At one point he left the state, but was arrested when he returned.

McIntrye dated Ross’ daughter at one point.

We’ll have more from his court appearance later today on 9&10 News.