Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 12:34 a.m., the Marshall Police Department received a call stating
that a subject inside a residence in the 600 block of Carter Street had been shot. The caller stated
that the victim was being transported to the hospital in a private vehicle. Marshall Patrol Officers
responded to the residence on Carter Street and the hospital.
The shooting victim, Martie Person, 22, of Marshall, suffered a single gunshot wound and
died as a result. He was pronounced deceased by Justice of the Peace Clarice Watkins in the
emergency department of Christus Good Shepherd Medical Center- Marshall.
The investigation into Mr. Person’s tragic murder continued through the night and is ongoing.
The Marshall Police Department offers its condolences to the family and friends of Mr. Person.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Marshall Police Department at
903-935-4575. If you have information but want to remain anonymous you may call the
Marshall/Harrison County Crimestoppers at 903-935-9969 or use the P3 mobile app.