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Madison County Missouri Sheriff's Office

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04/29/2021

***For Immediate Release****

On Sunday, April 25, 2021 at approximately 0301 hours, Madison County Dispatch received a 911 call from a residence on Hwy Z in Madison County, Missouri in reference to a 21 year old male shot in the head that was not conscious. Madison County Sheriffs Office, Madison County EMS, and Cherokee Pass Fire Department was dispatched to this location. Upon arrival to the scene, the male subject was located in the attic area of the residence and was found to be deceased. The deceased male subject was identified as Derontae Martin, age 19.
An autopsy was performed on the deceased on Monday, April 26, 2021 at the St Francois County Morgue in Farmington, Missouri.
The initial investigation was led by the Madison County Sheriffs and Madison County Coroners Office with the assistance of the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Preliminary evidence revealed the male subject died from a self inflicted gun shot wound to the head.
Once the final autopsy results and all witness statements have been received, the complete report will be submitted to the Madison County Prosecutors Office for further review.

- Sheriff Katy McCutcheon

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124 North Main Street
Fredericktown, MO
63645

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(573) 783-2234

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Congrats Katy, You go girl!๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜
Hereโ€™s the list of MOSA leaders. They need to get the bill for any officers overtime for protest
Have anyone checked on the whereabouts of Myra Lewis? Any updates? Also, if she was home with her father, was he investigated? Did y'all look in the backyard to make sure she wasn't buried there(in case)? 6 years later...
Did you guys catch the man that was knocking on peopleโ€™s windows last night?
I would like to truly thank Dept Sheriff Alex for all of his help as we tried to get Cooper our husky. Thank you so much for your help.
What's the status of renewing concealed carry permits, I have left several messages, and haven't heard back. I understand with this virus thing life is crazy, but it expires this month. (Richard)
Thank You to the Sherriff Dept. !!!! Our ranger and 2 chainsaws (as well as other items) was stolen during the night and the ranger and chain saws have already been located!!
Not sure if this is the right place to post; if not maybe someone an forward to proper authority. The speed limit sign on OO by Mine La Motte is blocked by bushes and badly needs to be trimmed. With accident last month, we should go the extra mile and make sure this highway, on the Mad Co side, is pristine and hazardous free.
Could you tell me what this is for or where i can get info about it
Happy Easter to all Police Officers stay safe (Richard)
The guy who drives this truck was recklessly driving through Walmart parking lot and even caused a Walmart employee to jump out of the way to avoid potentially getting hit. This is not the kind of person that should be representing our town.
For all of you out there...Thank You for your service