Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police


Contact: BPD Media Relations Office
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Friday, December 01, 2017

Driver arrested after fatal crash in October

Arrested: Darrell Jackson, 58, Boise

Charge: Vehicular Manslaughter (F)

Friday, December 1, Boise Police arrested Darrell Jackson on a charge of Felony Vehicular Manslaughter following the death of Menite Millien on Oct. 1st.  The Boise Police investigation into this crash was extensive and several pieces of evidence including toxicology tests were sent to in-state and out-of-state labs.  The Boise Police Crime Lab and Crash Reconstruction Team also assisted in the investigation.  Victim Witness Coordinators from BPD have been working with the family to keep them up to date and will continue to be available to them going forward. The Ada County Prosecutors Office will be handling any further questions about this arrest. 

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Previously released: Sunday, October 01, 2017

At 6:47 p.m. Boise police responded to a vehicle vs pedestrian crash near S. Maple Grove and W. Brookview Ct.  Witnesses say an older white pickup truck was traveling southbound on Maple Grove when the driver left the roadway and struck a pedestrian on the sidewalk.  Sadly, the pedestrian died on the scene.  The driver of the vehicle is cooperating with police and was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.  The crash investigation is ongoing and no charges have been filed at this time.  Maple Grove is closed in both directions and Idaho Power has been called because of a downed power line.

Anyone who witnessed the crash or has information for investigators is asked to call dispatch at 208-377-6790 or Crime Stoppers: at 208-343-COPS (2677), www.343COPS.com, or leave a tip using the “P3 Tips” app for your mobile device.