Man Shot and Killed in Meridian Jan. 31

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Police used a fire truck ladder to take aerial photos of the crime scene last night. - KTVB
  • KTVB
  • Police used a fire truck ladder to take aerial photos of the crime scene last night.

In the evening hours of Jan. 31, what started out as an argument between two related men, a 23-year-old and a 57-year-old, turned into a shooting outside a Meridian home in which the older man was killed.

According to KTVB, police officers were called to the 900 block of West Crater Lake Court in Meridian around 7 p.m. 

After being shot outside his home, the victim was taken to a local hospital and pronounced dead. The 23-year-old suspect is in custody but has not yet been charged. The street was blocked off while investigators gathered evidence and took aerial pictures of the crime scene.