Mountain Home Man Arrested In Connection With Shooting


By Brittany Cooper

Mountain Home, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) A Mountain Home man is behind bars after an early morning shooting.

Matthew R. Lindstrom, 29, has been arrested and charged with Aggravated Battery in connection with the case.

Authorities arrived at a Mountain Home residence around 1:20 a.m Sunday for a shots fired call.

After officers arrived on scene, the initial investigation shows there was an argument between a husband and wife involving a .45 caliber firearm. During the altercation, police say the gun went off, striking the woman in the chest.

She was taken to a Boise hospital and is being treated for her injuries.

The case is still under investigation. For more information, please contact the Elmore County Prosecutors Office at (208) 587-2141.

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