KAMIAH - The Lewis County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Monday evening shooting at the Sundown Motel on the 1000 block of 3rd Street in Kamiah.

Lewis County deputies responded to the motel at approximately 5:00 p.m. Monday, after receiving a call of shots fired.

According to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office, the shooting left three people dead. A LCSO press release says the incident is being investigated as a possible murder-suicide. It appears all individuals involved were acquainted with each other.

Their names have not been released. Identities of those involved will be released following notification of family and as the investigation allows, say police. The Lewis County Sheriff’s Office is working with detectives from the Idaho State Police. As the investigation remains ongoing.

Investigators do not believe there is any ongoing threat connected with this incident.

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