Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Thursday, September 24, 2009

09-24-09 Homicide Investigation

09-24-09 Homicide Investigation
   Boise, Sept. 24, 2009, 5:28 a.m. - Boise Police are investigating a homicide that occurred early this morning outside an adult entertainment bar. Currently, Boise Police are questioning a person of interest and several witnesses.
 
   What Happened: Boise Police responded to a call of a stabbing in the parking lot of an adult entertainment bar on the 1800 blk. of W. Main Street at 1:02 a.m. this morning. The caller reported to dispatch the victim had been stabbed in the upper torso.
 
   When officers arrived they found one victim, a Boise man in his 30's. The man was immediately transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead.
 
   Witnesses tell officers a verbal altercation began in the parking lot between several men turned physical just prior to the stabbing.
 
   The investigation is still very active. Again, Boise Police are currently questioning several witnesses and a person of interest. Additional information will be released by Boise Police as it's available.