Daniel Moore, 63, is charged with second-degree murder in connection to the shooting death of Brian Drake, 45.
BONNERS FERRY, Idaho– A chiropractic specialist in Bonners Ferry is
implicated of killing a fellow chiropractic physician in a shooting on March 12. Daniel Moore, 63, is charged with 2nd degree murder in connection to the shooting death of Brian Drake, 45. Moore was arrested on Aug. 28. According to a news release from Idaho State Police, Bonners Ferry law enforcement officer and troopers from Idaho State Police reacted to a”shots fired”get in touch with March 12 in the 6800 block of Main Street, where Drake's organization is located. When police got here, they discovered Drake dead in his office from a gunshot wound, the release says.
According to court files, Drake was shot in the back through a window. ISP authorities said detectives worked carefully with the Boundary County and Kootenai County district attorneys ‘offices and”uncovered compelling evidence, in addition to what they believe is a motive for the shooting.” They stated the details is not offered for release to avoid disrupting judicial procedures.
The press release says Drake leaves an other half and four kids
. His family offered the following statement: As Brian's enjoyed ones, we were devastated to hear news of his ridiculous murder. As a Chiropractor, he loved his patients and he enjoyed serving individuals and helping individuals of Northern Idaho. He brought happiness and laughter to those around him. He had an incredible heart, and his loss has actually wrought a remarkable hole in our hearts. We will never understand the senselessness of the loss of Brian's life – a life that brought so much happiness, meaning, friendship, and love to others.We are grateful to the law enforcement authorities -and specifically the Idaho State Police and the Bonners Ferry Police -who worked tirelessly and diligently to discover the reality. Still, those efforts can not alter the reality for Jennifer, Brian's children, or his moms and dads and brother or sisters. Brian's death has actually left a void in their lives and the community as a whole. His children will grow up without the caring daddy who was their rock and champion. His bride will not age with him, sharing the pleasures and concerns of raising their kids together. All of us stay ravaged and wish justice.We value the respect for our personal privacy at this time.
Moore made a court look on Thursday, Sept. 3 where his attorney, Jill Bolton, presented a motion for Moore to be launched from the Boundary County Jail to get medical treatment.
“My customer, our company believe, suffered a distressing brain injury on or about August 28, 2020, “Bolton said in court Thursday.”That brought a whole host of concerns when he was then the next day generated for questioning by police in this matter. I believe right now he may still today have some proof in his brain of this injury and he may need treatment for this injury.”
The judge stated he would sign an order for Moore to be carried for medical examination and treatment. Moore is expected to be taken to a regional health center to get an MRI or CT Scan.
Moore has not entered a plea in relation to the charges.