Nampa Man Charged With First Degree Murder Following Shooting At Walgreens


By Paul Johnson

Nampa, Idaho (KBOI) -- The 28-year-old Nampa resident who police say shot and killed a man in a Walgreens parking lot over the weekend has been denied bail.
James Whitewater made his initial court appearance Tuesday in Canyon County court, charged with first degree murder. A judge denied Whitewater a chance at posting bail.
Two other suspects related to the case, Natalie Whitewater and Wayne Canaday, who, along with Whitewater, were found Monday night, also had their first court appearance. The two have been charged with aiding and abetting aggravated battery.
A judge set their bail at $1 million.
Officers responded to a call of shots fired at the Walgreens on 12th Avenue and 7th Street South shortly before 2:40 a.m. Sunday. Police say 26-year-old Pedro Martin Jr. suffered a gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital, but later died.
A motive has not been disclosed.
Officers are still looking for Allison Yancey, who has a warrant for her arrest, on charges of aiding and abetting aggravated battery. Anyone with information about Yancey's whereabouts is asked asked to call the Nampa Police Department at (208) 475-5714 or Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS.

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