Police: One dead, two in custody after shooting near Marsing

Posted at 9:44 PM, Nov 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-16 23:58:08-05

MARSING, Idaho — A 74-year-old male homeowner is dead after a shooting south of Marsing.

Officers were called to "a suspicious person incident" late Friday night, according to Owyhee County Sheriff's Office.

Officials say a fight broke out before midnight and shots were fired.

Two men were taken into custody after the incident A 37-year-old male was taken to the Owyhee County Detention Facility. The other suspect, a 50-year-old male, was taken to a hospital and is being treated for injuries.

No officers were involved in the shooting.

The investigation is still ongoing. No other information has been released at this time.