08-10-11 Death Investigation
UPDATE: 10:17 p.m.
Boise Police have
determined the man found deceased on the Greenbelt is a local
transient with a history of medical issues. Detectives are still
working with the coroner's office to determine the cause of
Boise, Aug. 10, 2011 - Boise Police are working
with the Ada County Coroner to determine the cause of death of an
adult male found lying beneath a picnic table along the
Boise Police were called by citizens walking
along the Greenbelt about 8:30 p.m. this evening who discovered the
man's body. The body was found on the north side of the river
across from the Ann Morrison bridge.
At this time, Boise Police detectives say there
appears to be no immediate threat to the public related to the
incident. Detectives, officers, crime scene investigators and
representatives from the Coroner's office are on scene working
to determine the man's cause of death.
The man's identity will be released from the
Ada County Coroner upon positive ID and notification of family.
Further information will be release by the BPD as it's