Coroner's office identifies Caldwell man killed by police in domestic violence call

The Canyon County Coroner's Office has identified the man killed by Caldwell police in a domestic violence case. Two officers fired their weapons o...

November 30, 2022
10:02 PM

The Canyon County Coroner's Office has identified the man killed by Caldwell police in a domestic violence case. Two officers fired their weapons on Saturday, killing 42-year-old Caldwell resident Jorge Martinez Sanchez. In an email Wednesday, Canyon County spokesperson Joe Decker said Sanchez died from a gunshot wound. Sanchez was killed Saturday morning when Caldwell police were working on a domestic violence case in the 600 block of North Kimball Street and found the suspect in the investigation had barricaded himself inside a residence with a child, the police department said in a news release.

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