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California murder suspects arrested near Ft. Hall

BLACKFOOT, Idaho (KIFI/KIDK) - Stockton, California police say a tip to Crimestoppers led to the arrest of three homicide suspects in Idaho late last week.

The suspects, identified as Daniel King, 26, Analilia Acosta, 36, and Lynne Ricketts,52, were wanted in connection with the November 1 shooting death of a 53-year-old man in Stockton.

King and Acosta were arrested by U.S. Marshals on North Highway 191 near Fort Hall at around 10:10 p.m. Thursday, November 9.

 Ricketts was arrested outside of Boise.

All three are awaiting extradition back to California to face homicide charges.  

Acosta was being held in the Bingham County Jail on $1 million bond and King was being held on a $500,000 bail pending extradition proceedings.   

According to Stockton Police, officers were called to a parking lot in the 8600 block of Lower Sacramento Road at around 1 a.m.  They found a man suffering from at least one gunshot wound.  There was no apparent motive for the shooting.  The man died soon after at a hospital.


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