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Pastor Wendell Martinson was found dead early Easter Sunday morning

On March 31, 2013, YCSD Emergency Services received a 911 call reporting a severely injured person at the Fellowship of the Holy Spirit church on CR 2011.

Inventory of evidence collected at the Martinson crime scene

CSU submitted this preliminary inventory of items taken into evidence in the Wendell Martinson homicide investigation.

Preliminary Coroner's Report on Wendell Martinson's autopsy

Preliminary report from the Yoknapatawpha County Coroner's Office on the autopsy of Wendell Martinson. Additional analyses are ongoing.

Martinson crime scene fingerprint analysis

The lab examined the evidence collected from the Wendell Martinson crime scene and provided their preliminary fingerprint analysis findings.

Analysis of suspected footwear impression on the victim's clothes

The lab examined marks on the victim's clothing and provided their preliminary trace evidence analysis findings.

Questioned document examiners analyzed the handwriting on the business card

The lab examined handwriting on the back of the business card found at the scene and provided their preliminary findings.

The Crime Lab analyzed trace evidence from the scene

The lab examined the trace evidence collected from the Wendell Martinson crime scene and provided their preliminary analysis findings.

Summary of Joey Kemp's financial status

YCSD investigators obtained a summary of Joey Kemp's financial status.

Vehicles for persons of interest in the Martinson investigation

YCSD investigators located vehicle registration information for persons of interest in the Wendell Martinson case.

Search of Joey Kemp's residence and person

The detectives obtained warrants to search Joey Kemp's residence at 517 Wedgewood Drive and to collect biological samples from Mr. Kemp.

Search of Leo Ingram's residence and person

The detectives obtained warrants to search Leo Ingram's residence at 1503 Jefferson Avenue and to collect biological samples from Mr. Ingram.

Search of Emmett Sanford's residence and person

The detectives obtained warrants to search Emmett Sanford's residence at 493 Sisk Avenue and to collect biological samples from Mr. Sanford.

Search of Deirdre Littleton and Liam Sanford's residence and persons

The detectives obtained warrants to search Deirdre Littleton's residence at 410 Thacker Loop and to collect biological samples from the residents.

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