Donnie Martin III


Name: Donnie Ray Martin III
Age: 31 years old
Last seen: August 3, 2017
Location: Madison Heights, Michigan
Status: Missing


Physical Description

Donnie Ray Martin III is a caucasian male with brown hair and blue eyes, he is 6′ tall and weighs approximately 230lbs. He was last seen wearing a red t-shirt with an “ABX Tree Service” logo, blue jeans, and tennis shoes.


Donnie has a tattoo of the word “MARTIN” on his lower back in all caps, Chinese writing on his neck, and multiple tattoos on his hands and arms. He has a piercing below his right eye and on his left nostril.


On August 31st, 2017, Donnie Martin went to his work at his tree trimming job in Madison Heights, Michigan, which is located near 10 Mile Road and Dequindre. He left around 11:30 am on foot, after getting paid.

Donnie decided to walk it home, after being offered a ride by his brother-in-law. This was the last time Donnie Martin III was seen.

Donnie texted his girlfriend 20 minutes after leaving work, this was the last time anyone had heard from him. Both Donnie’s family and girlfriend have tried to reach him but have received no answer.

At 11 pm the following day, Donnie Ray Martin III was reported missing by his father.



Police have tried to trace Donnie’s cellphone signal but were unsuccessful.

Searches were conducted by authorities in the area between Seven Mile and Eight Mile roads on John R Road and west to Woodward Avenue. While searching the areas, people were asked if they had seen Donnie.

Images of Donnie Martin III were also provided to Detroit and Hamtramck police departments.


Missing posters of Donnie Martin have been put up by his family and authorities in Detroit and Madison Heights.

Donnie is known to frequent the area of John R Street and State Fair Avenue in Detroit.

Donnie’s family is extremely worried that his opioid addiction could be the reason he disappeared. His addiction began after being prescribed pain pills, due to getting injured a couple of times at work.

Contact Information

If you have any information about the disappearance of Donnie Martin III please contact Madison Heights Sargeant Hatunian at 248-585-2100 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAKUP (1-800-773-2587).


There is a $2,500 reward being offered by Crime Stoppers for any information that leads to finding Donnie Martin III.

Resources and Further Information

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Donnie Ray Martin III


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