The pastor of a prominent Idaho church was shot and critically wounded in the church's parking lot Sunday, a day after he delivered the invocation at a campaign rally for Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz, authorities told NBC News.
Tim Remington, 55, senior pastor of the nondenominational Altar Church in Coeur d'Alene, was in critical condition at Kootenai Health and Medical Center late Sunday afternoon, the hospital told NBC News.
Tim Remington, senior pastor of The Altar Church in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, at a church program gathering in 2014. KHQ-TV
Police told NBC station KHQ of Spokane, Washington that when officers arrived shortly before 2 p.m. (5 p.m. ET), they found a man with several gunshot wounds.