Breaking News: Murder in Mountain Home
Breaking news out of Mountain Home where a body was discovered this morning in a Trailer park. Elmore County Sheriffs office say they are investigating it as a homicide.
According to a story posted on KTVB’s web site, Sheriff Mike Hollinshead said “the victim, was woman, who was discovered early this morning at the Meadows Mobile Home Park.
No details have been released so far on how the woman died, but Police Investigators have identified a "person of interest" in the murder, but he or she remains at large at this time.
According to the Elmore County Sheriffs office, deputies apparently were originally called out to the mobile home park at about 6 a.m. for a reported car crash. Once the deputies arrived on site, however, they realized they were instead dealing with an apparent homicide. The victim has not been identified by the police at this time.
The Sheriffs office isn’t releasing the name or names or a description of the person deputies are looking for at this time, but they did go on to say that they don’t believe the public is in any danger.
The Elmore County Sheriff's Office and Idaho State Police remain on scene.
We'll be adding more information as it becomes available.