Police say Douglas Anderson bludgeoned Carpenter in the head and repeatedly stabbed him in the abdomen at Carpenter's home on July 8.
Postmaster Teresa Belau appeared in court for her preliminary hearing Monday.
3 people are dead; 4 others hurt
Boise Police says a resident of Columbia Village called officers and said a fire had intentionally been set at his home at about 11 p.m. on New Year's Eve.
Deputies say the suspect filed a false robbery report
The sheriff's office says 36-year-old Seanjay Wright of Meridian was booked into jail Wednesday on two felony counts. He also was fired.
The neighborhood saw a heavy police presence with tactical response teams and bomb units. Investigators say they found guns taken Monday morning along with televisions and other stolen property in a home on Sugar Loop Lane.
One of the first in the state to use them was the Canyon County Sheriff's Office. They use a thumb-sized camera, recording when they respond to certain calls.
"We were in the process of issuing the alert when the ISP trooper spotted the vehicle and they were able to take the individuals into custody," said Dawn Peck, manager of Idaho State Police's Bureau of Criminal Identification, which handles the Amber Alert process.
The Idaho Press-Tribune reports Alexander Gonzalez Garcia, a deacon with the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Nampa, was arrested Tuesday.
BPD: man robbed pharmacy with a gun for pills
Ontario Police says 19-year-old Thomas Hooper of Las Vegas sustained severe head injuries after being hit by a metal bar and glass bottle. He's currently in a medically induced coma and in critical condition at a Boise hospital.
Boise Police says private security workers called officers to help look for man who was spotted looking into car windows in a large parking lot on Franklin and Milwaukee.
A few of the half a dozen bullets hit a parked car.
Boise Police says the victim reported a stolen photo to Boise PD Oct. 28. This week, however, the victim was called by Jeremy Johnson of Boise who said he had the stolen phone, but was demanding $200 to return it.