Homicide victim identified as 61-year-old Milton-Freewater man

MILTON-FREEWATER, Ore. – A Milton-Freewater man dead from a gunshot wound on Saturday, Jan. 4, has been identified as 61-year-old George Anthony Martin, according to Umatilla County District Attorney Dan Primus.

Police found Martin’s body during a welfare check in the 100 block of SE Seventh St. around 10 a.m.

The case is being investigated as a homicide by the Umatilla/Morrow County Major Crime Team. No suspects have been arrested.