Today at 11:16 a.m. the Nampa Police Department was notified
by a city worker about a body that was found in Mason Creek. This occurred in the 1000 block of 3rd
Ave. N where Mason Creek intersects 3rd Ave. Police are working to identify this
individual. The body was located in a
portion of the creek where there is a debris trap.
“We are investigating the possibility that this is related
to an ongoing investigation,”
Lt. Eric Skoglund
said. “The Nampa Police Department is
working with the Canyon County Coroner’s Office to identify this individual,
obtain a cause of death and determine if the death is the result of a crime.”
This investigation is ongoing with further information to be
released at a later time.
Media inquiries can be directed to Lt. Eric Skoglund