Boise mall shooting victims and suspects identified

Jacob Bergquist Death – Obituary : Officials have released the names of the victims and the suspect, who died in the hospital in the Monday incident.

27-year-old Jacob Bergquist, of Boise have been identified as the suspect in the shooting. Bergquist succumbed to his injuries at Saint Alphonsus at about 11:15 a.m. Tuesday.

26-year-old Jo Acker of Caldwell and 49-year-old Roberto Padilla Arguelles, of Rupert, Idaho, where identified as the fatal incident.

On Tuesday afternoon, Boise Police Chief Ryan Lee spoke during a press conference and said his heart goes out to the victims’ families.

“I can only imagine the grief the family is going through and the unexpected nature of this tragedy,” he said.

In a press conference on Monday afternoon, Boise Mayor Lauren McLean said people at the mall found themselves in a situation they never could have expected.

“Never should one have to or does one expect when they’re saying goodbye to their loved one who’s headed to work, who’s headed up to shop, get a call like they did today,” McLean said.

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