NEZPERCE - The Lewis County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that occurred at a residence in the 600 block of 2nd Street in Nezperce. Lewis County deputies responded to the residence at approximately 9:40 p.m. on Friday, May 13.

The shooting left one person dead. A release from the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office says the incident is being investigated by their office with the assistance of detectives from the Idaho State Police.

According to an update from the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office, the individual killed in Friday night’s shooting in Nezperce, ID has been identified as 40-year-old Damien S. Giles, of Nezperce, ID.

Investigators do not believe there is any ongoing threat to the public connected to this incident.

The investigation remains ongoing, and no further information has been made available at this time.

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