Elderly couple's deaths in Nampa investigated as homicide-suicide

Police are investigating after a man and woman were shot.

NAMPA -- An elderly married couple are dead after what is being investigated as a homicide-suicide in Nampa Tuesday morning.

The shooting happened at 9:04 a.m. at a residence in the Silver Crest Estates subdivision in the 1900 block of West Flamingo Avenue.

Nampa Police Sgt. Tim Riha said a person called 911 to report the shooting, but hung up after giving the address. Officers went out to the home, and knocked on the door, but no one answered.

The officers then went inside the house, where they found a man and a woman - both presumed to have been shot.

The man - 83-year-old Harry L. Price - was pronounced dead at the scene. His wife - 82-year-old Eunice K. Price - died from her injuries at a local hospital.

Nampa police and the Canyon County Coroner's Office are investigating.

Police said they are not searching for any suspects, and that the public isn't in any danger.


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