Pocatello police investigate local funeral home

<p><p>POCATELLO, Idaho — Police in Pocatello, Idaho, are investigating a local funeral home after they said a state health inspector contacted them about the business.</p></p><p><p>The Idaho State Journal reported the Ada County Coroner’s office is delivering a mass casualty refrigeration trailer to the Downard Funeral Home to store the bodies that were being held at the business during the investigation.</p></p><p><p>Few details were available about the investigation, and the funeral home’s owner couldn’t be immediately reached for comment. A call to the business went unanswered Friday.</p></p><p><p>The Pocatello Police Department said investigators were obtaining a warrant to search the buisness after a badly decomposed body was found there. The department is working with several agencies on the investigation including the Idaho Board of Morticians and Southeastern Idaho Public Health.</p></p>