Hostage Situation in Twin Falls


  1. Around 8 a.m., Idaho State Police attempted to stop an unidentified vehicle. The driver did not stop, resulting in a high speed chase in Twin Falls. The driver pulled over at the Hampton Inn. The excitement quickly picked up from there.

  2. The link to the story, including a timeline, live video and photos.

  3. The suspect barricaded himself in an hotel room with one other hostage.
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  5. Other news organizations were quick to pick up the story as well.
  6. At 11:28 a.m., Times-News reporters confirmed that the suspect had been placed in custody.Hostage was released. A press conference will be held at 1 p.m. Even Senator Cameron retweeted our story!

  7. At one, police held a brief press conference
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  9. Photos of the events from Chief Photographer Ashley Smith
  10. The Twin Falls community followed the story
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