Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: BPD Media Relations Office


Saturday, January 21, 2017

Police activity near W. Fairview Ave and N. 22nd Street

Boise Police are working to arrest a wanted subject who they have contained to a room at a hotel on the 1800 block of Fairview Ave. The subject is possibly armed and parts of the hotel have been evacuated. Patrol officers arrived on scene around 8:00 am and the Special Operations Unit arrived a short time later. There are no reports of injuries. This is an active scene and more information will be released as it becomes available.