Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: BPD Media Relations Office


Saturday, February 03, 2018

Update: Second Suspect Arrested After Stabbing Investigation

Arrested: Kyle Meyer, 21, Meridian

Charges: Aggravated Battery (F), Probation Violation (F)

After further investigation Boise Police were able to identify the suspect in this morning’s stabbing as Kyle Meyer.  With assistance from Probation and Parole and the Meridian Police Department, Meyer was arrested in Meridian without incident this evening. He was booked into the Ada County Jail on the above charges. 

BPD would like to thank the public for their tips to Crime Stoppers regarding this investigation.


Previously released: Feb. 3, 2018 at 1:20 pm

Suspect: Jacob Gibson, 21, Meridian

Charge: Accessory to Aggravated Battery (F)

Around 4:15 am Boise Police officers responded to a report of a stabbing inside a hotel room on the 2500 block of W. Sunrise Rim.  The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

During the course of their investigation, officers spoke with several witnesses and arrested one suspect, Jacob Gibson, on a felony charge of accessory to aggravated battery. Police are still looking for one unidentified subject who is pictured in the attached image from surveillance video. The unidentified subject is the man in the center of the photo taking off his hat. Anyone with information about the person in the photo is asked to call Crime Stoppers: at 343-COPS (2677),, or leave a tip using the “P3 Tips” app for your mobile device.

Feb.  3  sunrise rim