Man Arrested for Assault, Shooting


0  Updated at 11:29 am, May 24th, 2013 By: Managing Editor
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(BONNEVILLE COUNTY, ID) – An Iona man is in custody after he allegedly shot a woman and tried to run over a family Wednesday night. Authorities say 55-year-old Neal Hope sped toward a family in his pickup along Foothill Road, but swerved away at the last minute. When officers responded to the incident, they learned that Hope had reportedly shot a woman in the leg moments earlier.Hope then showed up as officers were helping the woman, and was immediately arrested. The shooting victim was taken by ambulance to EIRMC with non-life-threatening injuries. An investigation is ongoing.