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Jackpot Slayer's Van Found In Utah
JACKPOT, Nev. (AP/KTVB) -- Investigators are testing blood evidence found in a van that belonged to a 26-year-old Mexican man whose body was found in February off a dirt road near the Nevada-Idaho border town of Jackpot.
Lawmaker’s Son Shoots Wife in the Buttocks
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Authorities in eastern Idaho say the son of a Democratic state lawmaker shot his wife accidentally with a rifle following a day of hunting. he Idaho Falls Post-Register (http://tinyurl.com/aecvczc
Man Arrested After Robbing Drive-In
(KLIX)- Police arrested a man after allegedly robbing a Twin Falls Sonic drive in. According to Twin Falls police 29 year old Christopher Cole was arrested on suspicion of armed robbery. Police say at around 10:14pm a call came in that the Sonic on Blue Lakes had been robbed at gunpoint...
Deadly Mixture Caused Burley Explosion
BURLEY, Idaho (AP) — Fire officials suspect a dangerous mixture of cleaning solvent, dirty rags and high explosives likely led to an explosion that sent the wife of a southern Idaho legislator to the hospital with second-degree burns. Amy Wood is listed in good condition Tuesday at the Univers…
Man Arrested After Threats to Bank
(KLIX)- Twin Falls Police have arrested a man who they say threatened bank employees he would come back with a mask and gun. According to Lt. Craig Stotts 32 year old Mark Alan Olson was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct and trespass from property...
Jerome Sheriff Investigating Armed Robbery
JEROME COUNTY, Idaho (KTVB)- The Jerome County Sheriff's Office is investigation a home
invasion robbery. Deputies were dispatched around 4 a.m. Tuesday to a residence
north of Eden after receiving a report of shots fired. The sheriff's office
says that three masked men entered a home and rob…
Jerome Police Arrest Three With Drugs and Gun
(KLIX)- Jerome Police arrested three people early Tuesday morning after discovering drugs in their vehicle. Initially police were called to a report of someone being kidnapped and put into a car. Police later stopped a vehicle and found three men with drugs in a care including a gun...
Jerome Woman Shot in Back
(KLIX)- Jerome Police are looking for person of interest in a late night shooting in Jerome. According to the Jerome Police Chief 21 year old Kendra Adams was shot in the back while riding as a front seat passenger. A gun went off shooting a bullet through the front passenger seat and hit Adams...
Jerome Police Take Down Barricaded Suspect
(KLIX)-Jerome Police pulled a wanted man from a Jerome residence earlier this morning. At about 9:27am police responded to the Big Tree Trailer Court on a domestic violence call. Police knocked on the door without a response but could hear someone inside...
Buhl Man Faces Charges After Kidnapping Incident
A Buhl man has been charged with aggravated assault for allegedly threatening two people with a handgun. The Times-News reports that 23-year-old Robert Joseph Ferreira was arraigned Dec. 14th after a Twin Fall police officer responded to a call about a woman being kidnapped at gunpoint from a car...
Rupert Two-Year-Old Dies From Gun Shot Wound
A 2-year-old Rupert boy is dead after suffering a gunshot wound to the head. The Times-News reports that the toddler was shot by his 3-year-old brother. Rupert Police Chief Randy White says the shooting happened in northeast Rupert, at about noon Wednesday...
Salt Lake City Woman Sues Sun Valley Resort Gun Club
(AP) A woman injured while loading a firearm at the Sun Valley Resort gun club last summer has filed a lawsuit seeking an unspecified amount in damages.  The Idaho Mountain Express  reports Nan  Bassett, of Salt Lake City, sued the owner of resort three weeks ago in Idaho's 5th District Court. Basse…
Rupert Boy Recovering From Accidental Shooting
A 12-year-old Rupert boy is recovering at home after being accidentally shot by a friend while they played with a handgun. The Minidoka County sheriff's office says the two boys, aged 10 and 12, were playing with a 9 mm handgun that belonged to the 12-year-old's parents on Friday...