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Posted on: March 21, 2022

Kootenai County Deputies Investigate a Murder/Suicide

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Kootenai County, Idaho:  On March 20th 2022 at around 10:00 pm Kootenai County Deputies received a call of a welfare check.  It was initially reported that family members were not able to contact their parents and requested a check on their welfare.

When Deputies arrived on scene, they attempted contact with the homeowners.  As Deputies checked the exterior of the residence, they observed a male and female in the living room that appeared to be unconscious.  Deputies made entry and found Heather M. MacDonald, a 45 year old female from Coeur d’ Alene and Kevin S. MacDonald, a 48 year old male from Coeur d’ Alene deceased.

Detectives were called to the scene to assist with the investigation.   Based on the initial investigation by Detectives, it appears the incident is a Murder / Suicide.  

This is an ongoing investigation and information may be released when it becomes available.

Sheriff Robert B. Norris
By:  Lt. Ryan Higgins

Contact: Lt. Ryan Higgins
Office: 208-446-1851
PIO Cell: 208-758-1045
sopio@kcgov.us

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