Old fire rings in an open area along the creek, not far up the trail, look to be where the crime occurred. Somber trees standing alone on a bare hill above seem to watch in judgment.
“Jennifer Mercado, 22, and Diana Lynn Fledderjohann, 33, were arrested
early Tuesday morning and charged with first degree murder in
connection with the death of 31-year-old Shawn Thomas Halcom, who was
found dead May 10 at a campsite near Five Mile Creek trail in the
Foothills northeast of Boise.”¹
¹ Arbiter Online, “Two women arraigned for Murder in the First Degree” (May 15, 2007): arbiteronline.com/2007/05/07/two-women-arraigned-for-murd...