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Man charged with murder after 1 killed in Washington County

Martin Gorse (Source: Washington County Sheriff's Office) Martin Gorse (Source: Washington County Sheriff's Office)
WASHINGTON COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

Police arrested a man accused of murder after a man died from a gunshot wound in Washington County Sunday.

Martin Gorse, 46, of Cadet is charged with murder first degree and armed criminal action.

The Washington County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to 10083 Our Road in Washington county on Sunday.

Deputies found Ron Coleman, 31, in the living room with a gunshot wound.

Coleman was taken to the Washington County Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Gorse was arrested at the scene.  His bond is set at $1 million.

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