Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: BPD Media Relations Office


Saturday, January 21, 2017

UPDATE: Suspect in custody - Police activity near W. Fairview Ave and N. 22nd Street

The suspect has been taken into custody. Suspect information will be released later this afternoon. No one was injured in the incident.


Previously released January 21, 2017 12:25 pm

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.