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Fatal shooting in Twin Falls

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Posted at 8:12 PM, May 26, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-27 17:00:08-04

UPDATE: The suspected shooter is Billy Johnson age 45 from Twin Falls. Johnson is currently being held on felony unlawful possession of a firearm and is set for arraignment on Tuesday.

The victim of the shooting is 38-year-old William Newton Scott. Police are still investigating at this time.

Police in Twin Falls are investigating a shooting that left one adult man dead. Police responded to a residence at the Creekside Mobile Home Park off of Addison Avenue at 6:44 PM on Friday.

Police say an adult male suspect is in custody and there is no threat to the public. At this time the ages of the victim and suspect and their relationship are unknown. Police have blocked off the area and say they are not looking for anyone else involved. 

We will update this story as soon as we learn more.