Murder Investigation in Minidoka County Continues
One man is dead and another has been arrested for murder in Minidoka county. A Minidoka County Sheriff’s Deputy discovered the gruesome crime during a routine traffic stop inpaul on friday. A woman got out of the car covered in blood. After a search of the vehicle deputies found the body of 21–year old Michael Kenneth Blair of Burley. Authorities say blair died of gun shot wounds. 24–year old Michael Jared Thompson, also of Burley, was arrested and charged with 2nd degree murder in his death. As investigators try to piece together what happened, Thompson is expected to be arraigned later this morning. More charges in the case could be filed.