Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: BPD Media Relations Office


Friday, September 16, 2011

Overnight Stabbing - Suspect in Custody

09-16-11 Overnight Stabbing - Suspect in Custody

  Boise, Sept. 16, 2011, 1:00 am- Boise Police  Officers were dispatched to a report of a stabbing at a residence near W. Overland Rd. and S. Curtis at approximately 10:12 pm last night, Thursday, Sept. 15th.  

Arrested: Janice L. Havens, 34, Boise

Charged:Domestic Battery (F)

The victim was transported to the hospital for treatment of a non-life threatening wound to the upper torso. Information given to officers was the victim would likely be treated and released.

Havens was transported to Ada County Jail and booked on the above listed charge.

BPD SVU Detectives are investigating.

 The victim and/or family in this case is receiving services through the Boise Police Department Victim Services Unit. To learn more about victim services log onto and click on Crime Victim Services.