Buhl and Filer Shootings



By KMVT Staff

Law enforcement agencies are in the early stages of investigating two incidents, both which occurred last night.
Prosecutor Grant Loebs says, last evening, police responded to a shooting incident in Buhl.
However, not too many details are being released at this time.
The critical incident task force, a cooperative group of law enforcement agencies in the magic valley, is also investigating an incident which occurred in filer last night around 9:45.
This is an officer–involved shooting – they took a suspect into custody.
Loeb says one officer has been placed on administrative leave, but, at this time, is not saying which agency the officer belongs to.
No names are being released at this time.
A section of highway 30 was closed last night while this incident occurred.
When the task force completes a report on the incident that occurred – the prosecutor will then review it to determine any cause for criminal charges. the suspect and the victim are expected to recover.

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