Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Tuesday, February 03, 2009

02-02-09 Arrest in Knife Attack, Jefferson St.

02-02-09 Arrest in Knife Attack, Jefferson St.

    Boise, Feb. 2, 2009 - Tonight approx. 7:25 p.m., Boise Police officers responded to a report of a stabbing n the 1500 blk of W. Jefferson St.

    Upon arrival, officers were able to determine  that the 44 year old victim has in fact been stabbed by another male identified as Timothy A. Lewis, 40, 40. Lewis lives near where the attack occurred. Lewis was located and taken into custody a short time after the incident.

    The victim and suspect know each other, and the investigation is continuing into what caused the altercation between the two. 

    The victim suffered non-life threatening injuries for which he was treated and released.

 

Prepared by Lt. Doug Doney, Boise Police Watch Commander