Boise man arrested for suspicion of intentionally hitting car head-on
Boise Police were called to a report of a collision at Five Mile and Excaliber Sunday afternoon, Jan. 6, around 3:00 p.m.
"Witnesses tell police the suspect was driving Northbound on Five Mile near Excaliber when, according to witnesses, he appeared to intentionally swerve into the oncoming lane of traffic and struck the victim's vehicle head on," said Charles McClure with the Boise Police. "The adult male victim was transported to a local hospital with what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries at the time."
After investigating, police determined that the suspect "intentionally struck the victim's vehicle," said McClure. The victim and the suspect are not known to each other.
The suspect, identified as Abel Garcia Jr, 28 of Boise, was arrested on a felony charge of aggravated assault.