UPDATE: 1 dead in fatal Heyburn shooting; police seek 2 suspects

Police are seeking Christopher Cruz and Stephanie Pauline Juarez, two persons of interest in the suspected homicide. Photo: Image by Minidoka County Sheriff's Office

UPDATE: 1 dead in fatal Heyburn shooting; police seek 2 suspects

By Associated Press. CREATED Aug 3, 2013

UPDATE 8/6/2013:

Minodoka County Sheriff Eric Snarr says 21-year-old Christopher Cruz and his 32-year-old girlfriend Stephanie Pauline Juarez should be considered armed and dangerous.

Craig Glen Short was found dead at Cruz's residence in Heyburn on Friday afternoon. Officials are investigating his death as a homicide.

Cruz is 5 feet, 11 inches tall, 145 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. Juarez is 5 feet, 8 inches tall and 175 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

Snarr says Cruz and Juarez may be driving Juarez's gray 2002 Chevy Malibu.

Snarr says his office is following up on leads in the case. He declined to release a possible motive in the shooting.

 

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TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) -- Authorities in southern Idaho say a man is dead after a shooting in Heyburn.

The Minidoka County Sheriff's Office told The Times-News that authorities were called to a report of a shooting at a home in Heyburn, and when they arrived, 36-year-old Craig Glen Short was pronounced dead at the scene. The Minidoka County Sheriff's office released few details but officials said they were treating the death as a homicide.

Police are are asking for help in locating two people of interest in connection with the case:  21-year-old Christopher Cruz who lived at the home where the shooting occurred and his 32-year-old girlfriend Stephanie Pauline Juarez.  The couple may be driving a gray 2002 Chevy Malibu with Idaho license plates 4C 84765. 

Please contact the Minidoka County Sheriff's Office at (208) 434-2320 or Mini-Cassia Crime Stoppers at (208) 436-5353 and/or (208) 678-2900 for any information concerning Mr. Cruz's and/or Ms. Juarez's whereabouts.

 

Cruz and Juarez

Craig Glen Short

2002 Chevy Mailbu