Boise & Garden City

Coroner confirms Tuesday death along Hulls Gulch was suicide

A 39-year-old Boise man killed himself on a trail in the Hulls Gulch area, the Ada County Coroner’s Office confirmed Wednesday.

Boise police investigated the man’s death Tuesday afternoon, after his body was found on Crestline trail #4 off of Crestline Drive.

The area is near the city limits, and the call was initially investigated by the Ada County Sheriff's Office. The body was taken to the county coroner's office.

The Idaho Statesman generally does not identify victims of suicide.

Police encourage people or family members of people who could be at risk for mental or emotional crisis to know that help is available. Call the Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).