Russ Martin, Dallas Radio Personality, Arrested on Assault Charges

Russ Martin, host of the Russ Martin Show on KLLI, 105.3 FM Dallas, was arrested on Friday for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon for a fight in a Southlake, Texas store. He was released after posting a $10,000 bail.

Russ Martin has worked in Dallas radio for 26 years and is the organizer of the Russ Martin Show Listeners Foundation that helps the families of Dallas area police and fire fighters who have died in the line of duty.

The details about the incident for which Martin was arrested are still unclear but sources say Martin was involved in a violent altercation outside of a fitness center.

Sources: http://www.myfoxdfw.com/myfox/pages/News/Detail?contentId=7017750&version=3&locale=EN-US&layoutCode=TSTY&pageId=3.2.1, http://www.dallasnews.com/sharedcontent/dws/dn/latestnews/stories/072008dnmetmartinarrest.20394f6.html