Mountain Home Woman May Have Accidentally Shot Herself
Mountain Home, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KSVT-TV ) - There has been a fatal shooting in Mountain Home. Police say they were called to a home along Rockridge Drive at 11:53 p.m. Tuesday night. When they arrived they entered the garage they found a 38 year old female unresponsive and not breathing. Officers said the woman was bleeding profusely from her abdominal area. Officers began life saving measures until an ambulance arrived. The victim was transported to St. Luke’s Elmore where she succumbed to her injuries.
During the investigation, officers discovered that she was on the phone with a relative attempting to clean a gun when the shooting occurred. At this time police do not suspect foul play. The investigation into the shooting is continuing.