Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: BPD Media Relations Office


Saturday, April 14, 2018

Homicide investigation underway, suspect under arrest

Arrested: Kimberly Swa, 35, Boise

Charges: Murder (F)

At 11:43 a.m. on Friday Boise Police, Boise Fire and Ada County Paramedics responded to a call for service on the 200 block of E. Front Street.  Upon arrival first responders found an adult male deceased in a residence.  A preliminary investigation showed the victim received multiple injuries.  Boise Police secured the scene and began a homicide investigation.  After speaking with multiple subjects and gathering other evidence, officers were able to identify a possible suspect.  That suspect, Kimberly Swa, was located Friday evening and taken into custody for questioning.  After further investigation, Kim Swa was arrested and booked into the Ada County Jail on the above charges.  

The investigation is ongoing.  The Ada County Coroner will release the victim’s identity once proper notifications have been made.