Dotti Owens, Ada County Coroner

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Man Involved in Officer Involved Shooting in Meridian Identified

Coroner Owens identified 41-year-old Christopher E. Williams of Boise as the man shot in an officer-involved shooting on Monday, November 19, 2018. Williams died of multiple gunshot wounds at West Waltman Lane and Meridian Road in Meridian. This case is under the investigation of the Critical Incident Task Force led by Boise Police Department Checkout

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Coroner Identifies Victim and Shooter in Murder-Suicide

Coroner Owens identified 69 year-old Elizabeth Boone as the victim of a gunshot wound to the head. According to reports, Elizabeth was transported from Meridian to Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center on November 12, 2018 after gunshots fired had been reported to 9-1-1. She was pronounced dead at the hospital at 3:06pm. Coroner Owens identified

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Coroner Identifies Man Struck by Car on Boise Bench

  Coroner Owens identified 58 year-old Sam Willie Jr. died from injuries sustained form a motor vehicle vs. pedestrian accident that occured at the intersection of south Vista avenueand west Targee Street in Boise on October 24, 2018. The cause of death is blunt force trauma due to motor vehicle/predestrian accident. The manner of death

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Coroner Identifies Woman Killed in Crosswalk

26 year-old Sandy J. Hernandez-Nuno died from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle vs. pedestrian accident that occured at the intersection of Ustick Road and Eagle Road on October 16, 2018 at approximately 5:25pm. The cause of death is blunt force trauma and the manner of death has been ruled an accident. The case is

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Homicide Victim Identified as Nampa Juvenile

Coroner Owens has identified Roberto Angel Gomez, age 16, of Nampa, Idaho as the homicide victim.  The cause of death was multiple gunshot wounds. The manner of death is homicide. According to reports the victim was transported to Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center in Boise the evening of September 25, 2018, after an incident that

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Boise Man Dies of Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound of the Head

Coroner Owens has identified Winston Harrison, age 38, of Boise, Idaho, as the victim of a self-inflicted gunshot wound of the head. The cause of death was gunshot wound of the head. The manner of death was suicide. According to reports the victim had been firing his gun near 32nd Street and Hill Road after

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