Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: BPD Media Relations Office


Saturday, January 19, 2019

Officers investigate stabbing downtown

Boise Police are investigating a stabbing that happened just after 3:00 pm in an alley off 11th St. between Main St. and Idaho St.

A friend of the victim transported him to the hospital with injuries that initially do not appear to be life threatening. The victim is an adult male.

Preliminary information indicates that the victim and the suspect do not know each other and the stabbing occurred after the two became involved in an altercation.

Boise Police are still investigating and have identified a suspect.  The suspect's name is Rosario Gutierrez (pictured below). 


Anyone with information  about the stabbing or the location of the suspect is asked to call Crime Stoppers:  at 343-COPS (2677),, or leave a tip using the “P3 Tips” app for your mobile device.