Suspect arrested after Jerome shooting

The victim survived after being taken to the hospital
The victim survived after being taken to the hospital(WRDW)
Published: Jan. 20, 2022 at 3:14 PM MST
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JEROME, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — A suspect is in custody after a shooting in Jerome hospitalized one.

Police say the shooting happened around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday night at the Best Western. They say a man was shot in the back of the head but survived after making his way to a neighbor’s house.

He was transported to the Boise hospital and did survive. A suspect was arrested Thursday afternoon.

Police also told KMVT the incident may have been drug related, as drug paraphernalia was found in the hotel room of the victim.

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