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Police arrest man wanted for Twin Falls shooting

The shooting victim was flown to a hospital in Salt Lake City.

TWIN FALLS, Idaho — Police say a 23-year-old Twin Falls man has been arrested in connection with a shooting in Twin Falls Sunday afternoon.

Officers responded to the 200 block of Heyburn Avenue West around 1:36 p.m. 

After securing the scene, a male shooting victim was flown by air ambulance to Salt Lake City. His name and condition have not been released.  

Around 10:30 a.m. Monday, Tyler Jay Parsons was taken into custody without incident at a home in Kimberly.  

Parsons was booked into the Twin Falls County Jail for aggravated battery, unlawful possession of a firearm, destruction of evidence, and possession of a controlled substance.  

The arrest comes after Twin Falls police put out a call Monday morning for help identifying the suspect. Investigators released four photos of the man they were looking for.

Twin Falls investigators worked closely with the Twin Falls County Prosecutor's Office, Idaho State Police, and the Twin Falls County Sheriff's Office during the arrest of Tyler Parsons.