A $25,000 reward is being offered for information in the death of a 26-year-old Wilmar man whose body was discovered March 7, nearly a month after he was reported missing.
Marquis Martin was last seen on surveillance video at the Murphy USA gas station on February 9, shortly after leaving work at the McDonalds restaurant in Monticello. Martin reportedly was given a ride from the gas station to his home in Wilmar, according to information in a news release from the Drew County Sheriff’s Office.
A person found Martin’s body on March 7 around 7:05 a.m., north of Wilmar, and notified authorities.
Due to the ongoing investigation, the Drew County Sheriff’s Office and Arkansas State Police are not releasing the results of an autopsy conducted by the state Crime Lab.
Anyone with information about the death of Martin is urged to contact the Drew County Sheriff’s Office at 870-367-6211 or Arkansas State Police 870-226-3713.