Man set to change plea in sawed-off gun case

By NEMS Daily Journal

ABERDEEN – Federal court records indicate a man will plead guilty next week in federal court in Aberdeen on a charge related to a sawed-off shotgun.
Mark Middlebrooks is scheduled for a change of plea hearing in U.S. District Court in Aberdeen on March 30. He was indicted with another man last April for allegedly possessing the gun from December 2010 to Jan. 26, 2011.
Middlebrooks and the other defendant, Damien Brown, had both pleaded not guilty. Trial is scheduled for Aug. 13