Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police


Contact: BPD Media Relations Office
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Man with a gun taken into custody

A man on parole brandished a firearm during a family dispute at a building on S. Auto Drive around 8:15pm. Officers arrived on scene quickly and took the man into custody without incident. An investigation is underway and preliminary indications are that the suspect did not point the weapon at anyone. Charges are pending and more information will be released after further investigation.