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In his foolishness, an old associate of mine is preparing to testify against me, I want him gone, and I want proof of his departure - a photograph. He's barricaded in his mansion surrounded by bodyguards and police so you'll have to use your mind. Parachute in, fly or, I don't know, anything.
— Description

Death From Above is a mission in Grand Theft Auto Online given to the player by Martin Madrazo. It is available for up to 4 players.


The player gets a message from Martin informing him of a possible witness he needs taken out. The player is then tasked with assassinating the witness and documenting it via cellphone photograph. They must travel to the marked mansion in Vinewood Hills, not far from Madrazo's house. Once there, they must kill the guards, neutralize the target and take a picture of the body with their phone. Then, they must lose any wanted level and return to Madrazo.

Mission objectives

  • Go to the mansion.
  • Take out the target.
  • Go to the target.
  • Photograph the target.
  • Lose the Cops.
  • Go to Madrazo's house.

Video walkthrough


  • The house appears to be under police protection or may be guarded by undercover police, as the player(s) will gain three stars for entering the property or firing on the patrols.
  • After the 1.11 patch, the player no longer needs to take a picture of the target. Also, after killing the target, Martin will send a text says: "Get out of there and escape the cops".
    • However, as of patch 1.14, this change has been reverted back and the player once again needs to take a picture of the target, along with Martin's other missions, Check Out Time and Water the Vineyard.