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97.1 The Eagle Announces The Death Of Russ Martin



The 97.1 The Eagle radio station via their Twitter page confirmed the death news of Dallas-Fort Worth radio show host, Russ Martin.

Announcing Russ’s death through Twitter they wrote – It’s with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of 97.1 The Eagle’s Russ Martin. He will be dearly missed & we send our deepest condolences to his family & friends during this difficult time.

Russ Martin Death.., What Happened?

According to information from Authorities, Russ Martin was found dead at his home today. Officers said they received a call at 12:30 a.m to the house in the 6300 block of Douglas Avenue after a friend of Martin’s went to check on him and found him unresponsive.

He was pronounced dead at the scene. No cause of death has been reported yet but police said no foul play is suspected.

The Frisco Police say they are investigating Russ’s death

Russ Martin Brain Surgery

Last year 2020 it was reported that Russ Martin had undergone brain surgery. According to information that was posted on Reddit, Russ apparently blacked out and fell, he woke up in the hospital. They had to drain a hole in his head to relieve the pressure he was released after spending a week at hospital.

Who Is Russ Martin?

Name Russell Dale Martin
Birthdate October 4 1960
Deathdate  27 February 2021
Age 60yrs
Career Radio Host
Country United States

Russ Martin whose full names are Russell Dale Martin was an American radio presenter in Dallas, Texas who spent 31 years working in the Dallas radio market. Martin hosted the No. 1-rated The Russ Martin Show on KLLI Live 105.3 in Dallas, until Dec. 8, 2008, when KLLI switched to an all-sports format. On July 12, 2010, Martin returned to radio with his afternoon (3p-7p) show on 97.1 “The Eagle” (KEGL).

Russ Martin Arrest…

On July 18, 2008, Russ Martin was arrested while at Larry North Fitness by the police of Southlake, Texas, for charges of aggravated assault-bodily injury-deadly weapon. His arrest was linked to an incident that happened on July 14, 2008, concerning his then-girlfriend Mandy Blake. He was accused of pulling her hair, kicking her, and brandishing a pistol.

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