- Associated Press - Saturday, April 29, 2017

NAMPA, Idaho (AP) - One man is dead and another is in custody following a shooting in a southwest Idaho home.

Police in Nampa arrested 38-year-old Phillip Cabrera on Friday after being called to the home by a woman who reported her estranged husband was trying to break in.

Police say Cabrera made it into the home before officers arrived.

Police say officers heard shots fired in the home when they got to the scene and that Cabrera fired at officers.

Police say officers didn’t fire their weapons. Cabrera was taken into custody shortly after.

Police found another man dead with gunshot wounds to the head and torso. His name hasn’t been released.

A woman and two children were found safe in the home.

Cabrera is being held on suspicion of murder and attempted murder of a law enforcement officer.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More

Click to Hide