BPD Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in E Boise Avenue, Boise
The Boise Police Department (BPD) is currently investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred in E Boise Avenue, causing blockage of parts of the avenue and S Apple Street. The incident resulted in the temporary lockdown of nearby Timberline High School, which has since resumed normal operations.
BPD officials have confirmed that there is no ongoing threat to the public, but are still investigating the details surrounding the shooting. The identity of the officer and the person involved in the shooting have not been disclosed at this time.
Details of the Officer-Involved Shooting in E Boise Avenue
Eyewitnesses reported hearing multiple gunshots in the area before police arrived on the scene. The BPD is urging anyone with information about the incident to come forward to aid in the investigation.
The incident is a reminder of the potential dangers faced by law enforcement officers while on duty and the importance of their training and protocols in such situations.