Pilot Christian R. Martin mugshot

This undated photo provided by the Christian County (Ky.) Detention Center shows Christian R. Martin. Martin, a pilot for an American Airlines subsidiary was arrested Saturday, May 11, 2019 in the 2015 shooting deaths of three people in Kentucky, the state attorney general announced.

HOPKINSVILLE, KY (WSMV) -- Monday the Kentucky Attorney General unsealed Grand Jury indictments against Christian Richard Martin, revealing charges for murder, arson, tampering with evidence, and more.

Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear revealed during a press conference that Martin has been charged in relation to the November, 2015 murders of Calvin and Pamela Phillips, and Edward Dansereau: 

  • Three counts of murder
  • Three counts of Tampering with Physical Evidence
  • Two counts of burglary
  • One count of Arson
  • One count of Attempted Arson

According to AG Beshear, family members are feeling an overflow of emotion including relief and gratitude towards everyone who helped make the indictment happen.

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