Nampa Police said late Tuesday that one woman was killed and two other women were injured in an early morning incident of domestic violence. When law enforcement arrived on the scene on the 7500 block of Edgebrook Drive in Nampa, responding to a call of domestic violence, the situation escalated and two police officers fired at an alleged male assailant who, according to police, was armed. The alleged assailant was shot and killed. Two surviving victims were rushed to local hospitals. Meanwhile, the two officers involved in the shooting have been placed on administrative leave.
No word yet on identities or criminal charges, but the Canyon County Critical Incident Task Force has taken the lead of the investigation.
ORIGINAL STORY: March 27, 2018 11 a.m.
The Canyon County Coroner has been summoned to the scene of an officer-involved shooting on the 7500 block of Edgebrook Drive in Nampa.
Nampa Police responded to a report of a "disturbance in progress" at a residence on Edgebrook Drive shortly after 8 a.m., and according to NPD, at least one person had been potentially stabbed outside of the home. Shortly after arriving at the residence, the incident escalated and at least one of two officers on the scene fired their weapon.
Police confirm that multiple victims had been transported to local hospitals, but no details were immediately available.