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UPDATE: Victim of Marshalltown homicide named

UPDATE: Victim of Marshalltown homicide named

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Max E. Nelson, 55 Max E. Nelson, 55
Jeremy A. Gartin, 30 Jeremy A. Gartin, 30

Marshalltown Police have released the name of man found dead on Tuesday.

Police say 59-year-old David James Warnell of Garwin was found dead in a home at 502 North 4th Avenue Tuesday evening after receiving information about a suspicious death and securing a search warrant.

Jeremy Gartin and Max Nelson Jr., were arrested. Gartin faces charges for first degree murder and carrying a concealed weapon. Nelson faces charges for accessory after the fact, first degree theft and abuse of a corpse.

Police say Warnell died from a single gunshot to the head.

If you have information regarding this investigation, call the Marshalltown Police Department at 641-754-5725.

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