Authorities Asking For Public’s Help In Mountain Home Grocery Store Break-In And Fire


By Paul Johnson

Mountain Home, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) - The Mountain Home Police are distributing images of a person of interest following a break in and fire at Paul’s Market early Sunday. Police officers and firefighters responded to the call for help just before 2 a.m. Sunday.
Police say when they arrived A store employee reported that the glass entrance door was broken out and there was smoke coming from inside the store as officers arrived. Officers entered the store and determined that one was inside. Firefighters extinguished the fire. Officials still haven’t said how much damage was done to the store or announced a motive behind the crime.
A person of interest was photographed by the store’s security cameras. If you have any information about the case you are asked to contact Detective Ross Mableson with the Mountain home Police Department. Call 587-2101 or submit anonymous information to the department’s website at,

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