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Jacob Cobb to appear in court Wednesday for plea hearing


MORRIS - A tentative plea agreement has been reached for an Alberta teenager who is charged with two counts of murder in the second degree in the death of his mother.

Jacob Seth Cobb, 18, will return to court Wednesday, Aug. 8 for a hearing on a plea agreement, said Stevens County Attorney Aaron Jordan. Details of the plea agreement were not released.

According to court records, a jury trial scheduled to begin on Aug. 13 has been cancelled.

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Kim Ukura is the editor of the Morris Sun Tribune.