A 40-year-old Boise man has been arrested and charged in a Friday shooting on the Boise Bench.
Boise police officers responded to a report of shots fired on the 200 block of South Franklin Park Drive around 2:30 p.m. Friday, according to a Boise Police Department news report.
By the time officers arrived on the scene, a “victim” had been transported to a hospital “by a private party” and was in stable condition, according to the press release. The Boise Police Department did not immediately respond to requests for more information from the Idaho Statesman.
Evidence showed that two men who knew each other had had an altercation prior to the shooting, according to the release, and that the suspect had left the scene in a silver car.
After conducting an area search, detectives identified the suspect’s vehicle and the suspect, who was charged with a felony aggravated battery. According to the arrests, he was taken to the Ada County Jail around 6:45 p.m. Friday.