What happened to Shane Martin?
Shane Martin Death – Cause of Death : Shane Martin, the father of three-time Norm Smith medallist Dustin, has died. Martin was in his early 50s
Martin was found dead in his home in Mount Maunganui Friday.
“The Richmond Football Club can confirm the passing of Shane Martin,
the father of player Dustin Martin,” the Tigers said in a statement. “The club extends its heartfelt sympathy to Dustin, his brothers Bronson and Tyson, and the entire Martin family. “We ask the media to respect Dustin and the Martin family‘s privacy in this extremely difficult time.”
Dustin earlier this year was granted permission to travel overseas to visit his New Zealand-based father, who was deported from Australia in 2016.
The cause of Martin’s death is not immediately known but InsideEko will update this story.