Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Friday, February 01, 2008

020208 - Arrest in Aggravated Battery

020208 - Arrest in Aggravated Battery

    Boise, Feb. 2, 2008 - Boise Police arrested a man for Aggravated Battery after a fight at the Emerald Club at 415 S. 9th St. At 1:49 am this date, officers were dispatched to the report of a fight involving a weapon. When they arrived, witnesses told them the male suspect got into a fight with a 41 year old male, pulled a knife and caused a superficial wound to the neck of the victim. The suspect was still on scene when officers arrived and was arrested without incident. The victim was treated and released from a local hospital.

    Suspect: Tyrone C. Johnson, 32, Navada

    Charges: Aggravated Battery, Possession of Drug paraphernalia, Carrying a concealed weapon.

Press release by Lt. David Adams. For further information contact the Police Watch Commander through Police Dispatch at 377-6790.