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Suspect arrested after fatal shooting in Owyhee County

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Posted at 1:55 PM, Jun 09, 2024

UPDATE: At his initial court appearance, Price was scheduled for a preliminary hearing on Tuesday, June 18 at 1:30 pm.

Christian Price has been charged with felony voluntary manslaughter with a deadly weapon enhancement and is set to appear in court at 1 pm on Monday, June 10.

Around 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 8, the Owyhee County Dispatch Center received an emergency call regarding a gunshot victim near Rocky Top Lane in Owyhee County.

Owyhee County Sheriff's deputies arrived at the scene and discovered a 41-year-old male deceased from a single gunshot wound.

A 29-year-old male, Christian Price, was arrested and booked into the Owyhee County Jail for manslaughter, according to police. No further information is available.