Officer Rank: State Trooper
Memorial Panel: 44-E: 31
Department: Oklahoma Highway Patrol
End of Watch: 04/23/2018
Cause: Physical related incident
Length of Service: 11 Years
On March 1, 2018, Trooper Martin suffered a heart attack after returning home from his shift. Trooper Martin completed 11 calls for service working as a single person unit in a rural area of I-40. Less than an hour after completing his shift, Trooper Martin collapsed. He was hospitalized for five days and then released. Trooper Martin did not return to work as he was still under a doctor’s care and was being treated on an outpatient basis. Trooper Martin suffered a fatal heart attack on April 23, 2018.