Police investigating shooting in S. Idaho

Police investigating shooting in S. Idaho

JEROME, Idaho (AP) - Police in south-central Idaho are continuing to investigate a shooting that left a Gooding man in critical condition.

Police in Jerome tell The Times-News in a story on Saturday that Daniel Young was dropped off at St. Luke's in Jerome at about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday with a gunshot wound to his head.

Police say 22-year-old Daniel Ritter dropped off Young and then quickly left. Police took him into custody a short time later.

Ritter has been charged with felony possession of a controlled substance, eluding an officer, possession of a concealed weapon without a permit, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Young was later transferred to St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise.

Jerome Police Chief Dan Hall says circumstances of the shooting aren't clear.


Information from: The Times-News