Man and woman arrested in Blackfoot on murder charges


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Analilia Acosta & Daniel King | Stockton Police Department

BLACKFOOT — Two murder suspects wanted in connection to a case in California were arrested in Blackfoot Thursday night.

Daniel King, 26, and Analilia Acosta, 36, were taken into custody and booked into the Bingham County Jail.

According to the Stockton Police Department, King, Acosta and Lynn Ricketts, 52, are suspects in the Nov. 1 shooting death of a 53-year-old man in Stockton, California.

Lynn Ricketts | Stockton Police Department

After receiving a tip that the three suspects were in Idaho, police arrested King and Acosta at approximately 8 p.m. on Interstate 15 near Blackfoot. Ricketts was arrested outside of Boise, according to the Stockton Police Department.

All three are waiting for extradition back to California to face homicide charges.


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