Police: 1 man dead, 1 in custody after shooting

PECK, Idaho (AP) - Authorities in northern Idaho say one man is dead and another is in custody following a shooting at a mobile home in Peck.

Police tell the Lewiston Tribune that a man reported shooting another man at about 3 p.m. Tuesday.

Nez Perce County Sheriff Joe Rodriguez says the man was shot twice with an unknown caliber weapon.

He says a suspect has been taken into custody and police detained two witnesses for questioning.

Rodriguez says the shooting might have been caused by a possible altercation between the two men that started at a gas station in Orofino.

Names haven't been released.


Information from: Lewiston Tribune