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Investigators piece together scene of officer-involved shooting in Garden City

A man died after an officer-involved shooting with Garden City and Boise police Monday morning at the Garden City Police Department office. Investigators were on the scene until after 10 a.m. The man is known to Garden City Police, according to Chief Rick Allen. He’s a felon out on parole (grand theft), Allen said. An autopsy is being done at the Ada County Coroner’s Office. The man’s name will be released soon after that’s complete.

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Boise police seek public’s help solving armed robbery

A man threatened a Boise restaurant’s employees with a knife and demanded money before running off around 2 a.m. Wednesday. Witnesses described the man as light-skinned, around 5 feet 9 inches tall, between 150 and 175 pounds, and wearing a dark long-sleeved shirt with long dark pants.

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Ex-Boise boat maker will answer fraud charges in Boise in 3 weeks

A former Boise custom jet boat builder who is charged with fraud will be arraigned in Boise Oct. 11 before federal Magistrate Judge Mikel H. Williams. Christopher Bohnenkamp, 41, was arrested last week in New York state. A grand jury indictment says heefrauding took payments for boats and then failed to build them.

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Boisean accused in Table Rock fire says he's innocent

Taylor Kemp, 19, was cited with a fireworks violation relating to the Table Rock Fire, which consumed at least 2,500 acres, threatened dozens of homes and blackened a well-known Boise Foothills landmark in late June 2016. Kemp denies having anything to do with starting the fire and says he was pressured into confessing.

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Investigators piece together scene of officer-involved shooting in Garden City

A man died after an officer-involved shooting with Garden City and Boise police Monday morning at the Garden City Police Department office. Investigators were on the scene until after 10 a.m. The man is known to Garden City Police, according to Chief Rick Allen. He’s a felon out on parole (grand theft), Allen said. An autopsy is being done at the Ada County Coroner’s Office. The man’s name will be released soon after that’s complete.
Jason Lantz jlantz@idahostatesman.com
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Investigators piece together scene of officer-involved shooting in Garden City

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Boisean accused in Table Rock fire says he's innocent

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