Arrow-right Camera
News >  Idaho

Pocatello Man Charged In Stabbing Death Of Neighbor

Pocatello police have charged a 23-year-old man in the stabbing death of his neighbor early New Year’s Day.

Augustus Issak was arrested Monday and charged with the first-degree murder of 53-year-old Jack Herridge, who lived in the same apartment building. Issak is being held in the Bannock County Jail.

Police would not release any details on the killing until this morning.


 
Tags: briefly

Top stories in Idaho

Rape kit testing backlogged in Idaho state labs

The State Police, along with the FBI, are tasked with testing DNA results from rape kits submitted by local law enforcement agencies across the state. ISP worked through 316 backlogged rape kits in 2017. But still, 527 unsubmitted kits dating back to 1995 remain unprocessed.