Authorities Investigating Murder-Suicide in Pinehurst

PINEHURST, Idaho - Authorities in Shoshone County are trying to piece together details of an apparent murder-suicide over the weekend.

On Sunday, after dispatch received a call reporting shots fired, police officers found two deceased males at a home on 5th Street in Pinehurst, Idaho.  The two males are being identified as 61-year-old Steven Gravelle and his 19-year-old son Gabe Gravelle.  

Authorities are still investigating a motive for the murder-suicide and have not said who was responsible for the shooting.  

Neighbors tell KHQ, Steven Gravelle had lived at the home with his son for about two years. They say Steven worked as an electrician for the Sunshine Mine.

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