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Woman dead after Canyon County shooting

Posted: 1:33 PM, May 29, 2018
Updated: 2018-05-30 18:14:06Z

A woman has died following a shooting at a rural Canyon County home.

Deputies were called to a house on Wagner Road Monday on a reported of shots being fired.

There, they found both a man and a woman who had suffered gunshot wounds. Paramedics transported both to area hospitals for treatment.  

The female victim, 29-year-old Jaclyn D. Zabel, succumbed to her injuries Tuesday morning in a Boise hospital, according to Canyon County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Marv Dashiell.

“The 37-year-old male victim remains hospitalized with life-threatening injuries,” he stated. The man’s name has not yet been released.

“(We’ve) determined the incident was a domestic violence situation which elevated to the most severe type of situation -- and resulted in the loss of life,” Dashiell stated. 

Investigators say they found a revolver at the scene.  

“There is no indication that other persons were directly involved in the incident,” Dashiell said.

The investigation is continuing.