Shooting Info Correction - At 11:26 a.m., on September 1, 2023, Deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office and the Hailey Police Department were initially dispatched to a welfare check after a report of someone yelling for help.
After arriving on the scene, it was determined the subject had a gunshot wound and was transported for medical care.
At 11:26 a.m., on September 1, 2023, Deputies from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Office responded to a possible shooting at Lion’s Park, located off Bullion Street in the west end of Hailey, Idaho. Upon arrival, Deputies observed a person with an apparent gunshot wound.
The reported suspect is a white male driving a grey vehicle.
At this time, it is unknown whether this was a targeted attack or if there is a threat to the public, as we have limited information on the
suspect and the suspect's vehicle.
The public is encouraged to be aware of their surroundings, and if anyone has any relevant information, please call BCEC dispatch at 208-578-3831. This incident is under investigation, and we will provide an update when more information is available.
Sheriff Steve Harkins