Shooting Victim Dies at Hospital, Boise Man Charged with Murder
BOISE, Idaho (KLIX)-A 22-year-old man has died at the hospital several days after being shot during an altercation with another man in a Boise neighborhood. According to the Ada County Coroner Dotti Owens, James Cuellar died at a Boise hospital Friday. Boise Police Department said in a statement that 31-year-old Jed Earls was charged with second-degree murder. Boise Police responded to the 2100 block of S. Owyhee Street on January 15, and found one male victim with a gunshot wound. Officers assisted the victim while the suspect, Earls, was taken into custody without issue. The victim was taken to an area hospital in critical condition. The coroner said the cause of death is pending.