Boise Police officer struck by a vehicle and injured

January 6, 2020

Around 12:15 p.m. Boise Police officers were in the area of State Street and Fargo Street attempting to arrest a suspect on a felony warrant. The suspect fled in a vehicle which was found crashed into a utility box a short time later.  Officers arrived on scene and chased the suspect on foot.  While fleeing, the suspect entered an occupied vehicle and used it to strike an officer on scene.  The officer was rushed to the hospital with injuries that do not appear to be life-threatening.

The suspect wanted on the warrant is in custody.  This is developing situation and more information will be provided as it becomes available.

Contact: Boise Police Media Relations

(208) 570-6180 | BPDMedialine@cityofboise.org

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