Judsonia Man Shot by State Police

Sep 19th, 2013 | By admin | Category: Top Story

A shootout Tuesday morning at a residence off Hwy. 367 north in Judsonia ended with Charles Martin, 40,  being shot to death by State Police.

Martin had been in his home and allegedly threatening neighbors and police tried to get him to come out of the house. When they couldn’t, they sent in a robot - which Martin shot at and then shot at officers. They returned fire and killed Martin, according to reports from several local television stations Tuesday. Martin was allegedly on medication for mental issues, according to a family member. The investigation is continuing.