Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police


Contact: BPD Media Relations Office
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Friday, February 03, 2017

Boise Police Ask for Your Help in Locating the Suspect in an Aggravated Battery

 On January 24th at 2:59 pm, Boise Police responded to a report of an aggravated battery inside a residence on the 900 block of Allumbaugh St.  The victim and the suspect were in the residence together when the victim was hit in the head with a large object and witnesses saw a male suspect leaving the scene on foot.   An investigation led police to identify Kevin Rye as a suspect in the aggravated battery.  The investigation is ongoing and at this time it appears to be a random attack. If you have any information on Rye or his whereabouts, you are urged to contact Crime Stoppers.

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Previously released by Crime Stoppers:

Kevin Rye is currently wanted by the Boise Police Department for a Felony Aggravated Battery that occurred on January 24, 2017 in the 900 block of N Allumbaugh St.

Rye is suspected of striking a subject with an object causing severe lacerations to the victim’s head.

If you have any information on Rye or his whereabouts, you are urged to contact Crime Stoppers as follows:

1-Leave a web tip at 343COPS.Com

2-Use the “P3 Tips” app, available for free on your mobile device

3-Call 208-343-COPS(2677) Rye.jpg

Name: Kevin Rye

Age: 52

DOB 10/22/64

Height: 5’9”

Weight 160lbs

Hair Color: Blonde

Eye Color: Brown