North Idaho

Deputies search for three home invasion suspects

SMELTERVILLE, Idaho - The Shoshone County Sheriff's Office is investigating a home invasion and is asking for help identifying the suspects.

They were called around 3 a.m. Friday morning to a home in the Old Farm Road area near Smelterville, Idaho. Police say a 21-year-old woman was building a fire in the wood stove when three men emerged from a back room. As they ran out, they pushed the woman against the stove. She sustained a minor injury to her head.

The suspects were wearing dark clothing with ski masks covering their faces. All three are about 6' tall with a stocky build. It's unknown when or how the suspects entered the home.

If you have any information on this incident, contact Captain Holly Lindsey at (208) 556-1154.