Boise Man Charged With Manslaughter Following Weekend Shooting


By Paul Johnson

UPDATE: May 13, 2013, 3:50 p.m. - The Ada County Coroner has identified the young man killed over the weekend as Austin Tyler Blankenburg, 20 of Kuna. The coroner indicates the time of death to be 11:41 p.m., May 11, 2013. Blankenburg died of a gunshot wound to the head.

Boise, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) - A Friday night shooting in Boise has left one person dead and another charged with Involuntary Manslaughter. Boise police say the victim has died of his injuries. He is identified as Derick L. Sedivy, 23 of Boise. Police say Sedivy is a relative of the victim. Officers were called to a home in the area of South Orchard and Cassia Streets Friday shortly after 10pm. When they arrived they found one man with what appeared to be a gunshot wound. Several others were in the home at the time of the incident.
Police sayalcohol appears to have been a factor. The victim was taken to the hospital where he died of his injuries. Authorities have not released the victim’s name.

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