Leo Ingram interview #2

The detectives re-interviewed Pastor Ingram to get his thoughts on information uncovered since their last conversation.

Fay Nutt interview #2

The detectives called Fay in to ask what she failed to mention in their first conversation.

Trace evidence examination

The lab provided their preliminary findings on the trace evidence collected from the crime scene.

Coroner's report

Preliminary report on the autopsy of Wendell Martinson. Additional analyses are ongoing.

Handwriting analysis

The lab provided preliminary findings on the handwriting the business card found at the scene.

Shoeprint analysis

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

Fingerprint analysis

The crime lab provided their preliminary fingerprint analysis findings from the Martinson crime scene.

How did Martinson die?

The Oxford Weekly Planet's Crime Beat blog comments on the Martinson homicide investigation.

Liam Sanford interview

The detectives talked to Liam about his family's relationship with Pastor Martinson.

Liam Sanford bio

Liam grew up in the Fellowship of the Holy Spirit church but stopped going last year.

Gideon Horner interview

The detectives asked Reverend Horner what Pastor Martinson might have been worried or upset about.

Gideon Horner bio

Reverend Horner has been a pastor in his wife's hometown of Oxford for nearly 20 years.

Joey Kemp interview

The detectives talked to Joey about the church's finances and his cousin Zina.

Joey Kemp bio

Joey is a member of the Fellowship of the Holy Spirit church and Zina's adoptive cousin.

Emmett Sanford interview

Detective Armstrong talked to Emmett about his relationship with Pastor Martinson.

Emmett Sanford bio

Emmett's 15-year marriage broke up after he admitted to a brief affair.

Canvass of the Martinsons' neighbors

YCSD investigators canvassed the Martinsons' neighbors for potential leads in Pastor Martinson's murder.

Evidence inventory

CSU submitted this preliminary inventory of evidence collected at the Martinson homicide scene.

Zina Jacinto interview

The detectives talked to Zina, a familiar face from a recent investigation.

Zina Jacinto bio

Zina is a longtime active member of the Fellowship of the Holy Spirit church.

Deirdre Littleton interview

After her name came up in previous interviews, the detectives interviewed Ms. Littleton to find out more about her connection to Pastor Martinson.

Deirdre Littleton bio

Deirdre recently divorced her husband of 15 years and now lives alone with her teenaged son.

Fay Nutt interview

The detectives interviewed the church secretary to find out more about Pastor Martinson's activities at work.

Fay Nutt bio

Preacher's daughter Fay rejected the church until her work for Pastor Martinson changed her mind.

Lynette Martinson interview

The detectives asked the victim’s wife about their marriage and her husband's enemies.

Lynette Martinson bio

Lynette is a dedicated wife, mother, and nurse, as well as an active participant in her husband’s ministry.

Canvass – church members

YCSD investigators spoke to church members and visitors who arrived for Easter services.

Pastor slain

The Crime Beat reports: Minister beaten to death in church

Leo Ingram interview

Leo told the detectives about his discovery of the body and his relationship with Pastor Martinson.

Leo Ingram bio

Leo joined Pastor Martinson’s congregation as a teenager and now is the associate pastor.

Incident report

Emergency Services received a 911 call reporting a severely injured person at a local church.

Wendell Martinson bio

Wendell was a pastor at the Fellowship of the Holy Spirit for over 30 years.

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