Daniel Moore, 63, is charged with second-degree murder in connection to the shooting death of Brian Drake, 45.
BONNERS FERRY, Idaho– A chiropractic physician in Bonners Ferry is
implicated of eliminating a fellow chiropractic specialist in a shooting on March 12. Daniel Moore, 63, is charged with second degree murder in connection to the shooting death of Brian Drake, 45. Moore was detained on Aug. 28. According to a press release from Idaho State Police, Bonners Ferry policeman and troopers from Idaho State Police reacted to a”shots fired”call on March 12 in the 6800 block of Main Street, where Drake's service lies. When law enforcement arrived, they found Drake dead in his workplace from a gunshot wound, the release states.
According to court documents, Drake was shot in the back through a window. ISP officials said investigators worked carefully with the Boundary County and Kootenai County prosecutors ‘workplaces and”exposed compelling proof, in addition to what they think is a motive for the shooting.” They said the info is not offered for release to avoid hindering judicial proceedings.
The press release states Drake leaves a spouse and 4 kids
. His family supplied the following statement: As Brian's liked ones, we were devastated to hear news of his ridiculous murder. As a Chiropractor, he loved his patients and he liked serving people and assisting the people of Northern Idaho. He brought pleasure and laughter to those around him. He had a significant heart, and his loss has actually wrought an incredible hole in our hearts. We will never ever comprehend the senselessness of the loss of Brian's life – a life that brought a lot delight, meaning, companionship, and love to others.We are grateful to the police authorities -and particularly the Idaho State Police and the Bonners Ferry Police -who worked tirelessly and diligently to uncover the reality. Still, those efforts can not change the truth for Jennifer, Brian's children, or his moms and dads and brother or sisters. Brian's death has actually left a space in their lives and the community as a whole. His children will mature without the caring dad who was their rock and champ. His bride will not age with him, sharing the happiness and problems of raising their children together. We all remain ravaged and pray for justice.We value the regard for our personal privacy at this time.
Moore made a court look on Thursday, Sept. 3 where his lawyer, Jill Bolton, provided a motion for Moore to be released from the Boundary County Jail to get medical treatment.
“My customer, we believe, suffered a distressing brain injury on or about August 28, 2020, “Bolton said in court Thursday.”That brought an entire host of concerns when he was then the next day generated for questioning by police in this matter. I believe today he might still today have some evidence in his brain of this injury and he might need treatment for this injury.”
The judge stated he would sign an order for Moore to be transferred for medical assessment and treatment. Moore is expected to be taken to a local hospital to get an MRI or CT Scan.
Moore has not gotten in a plea in relation to the charges.