Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: BPD Media Relations Office


Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Body recovered from Boise canal

At 10:44 am Ada County dispatch received a report of what appeared to be a body submerged in a canal near Garden Street and the connector.  Boise Police and the Boise Fire Dive Team responded to the scene. Crews were able to recover the body of an adult male before noon.  The Ada County Coroner will release the victim’s identity pending notification of next of kin.   Boise Police are continuing to investigate.