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UPDATE: Ex-girlfriend of temple shooter not charged; still under investigation

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MILWAUKEE (WKOW) -- The former girlfriend of Wade Michael Page, the man accused in the Sikh temple shooting, has not been charged after her arrest Sunday.

FBI Special Agent in Charge Teresa Carlson says Misty Cook has been very cooperative with the investigation into the shooting at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin in Oak Creek Sunday. Cook was arrested briefly that same day, but was released without being charged. The FBI says they believe she had nothing to do with the attack on the temple.

The incident is still being investigated.


SOUTH MILWAUKEE (WKOW) -- Police in South Milwaukee say they've arrested the ex-girlfriend of a man who shot and killed six worshippers at a Sikh temple Sunday before police shot and killed him.

Police Chief Ann Wellins released a statement Tuesday saying Misty M. Cook has been arrested on a tentative charge of being a felon in possession of a firearm.

There was no immediate indication that her arrest was linked to Sunday's shooting. Police refused to provide additional details.

Cook was the ex-girlfriend of Wade Michael Page, who was involved with white supremacy groups.

Details of Cook's felony conviction weren't immediately clear. Online court records didn't list any felony prosecutions.

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