Marshall, TX (KETK) — East Texas law enforcement officers are investigating a murder after they responded to a 911 call early Friday morning.
According to the Marshall Police Department, at 1:27 a.m., dispatchers received a call about a man inside a house with blood on him, who would not come to the home's door.
When emergency crews arrived at the scene, they found a man with a single gunshot wound to his head. He was later identified as David James Cherry, 28. Justice of the Peace Kenneth Alford pronounced him dead at the scene.
The Marshall Police Department is asking the public for any information on this homicide to please contact the Marshall Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division at 903-935-4540. Any after hour calls may be directed to MPD Dispatch at 903-935-4575 or Crimestoppers at 903-935-9969.