Boise police arrest rape suspect following investigation

Posted at 10:24 PM, Feb 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-28 17:05:29-05

BOISE, Idaho — A Boise man is charged with multiple felonies, including rape, after police say they responded to a domestic violence report near the 6000 block of Overland Road on Wednesday, April 2, 2018.

After an an initial investigation, 47-year-old Rod Fulton of Boise was arrested for attempted strangulation. After further investigation, police obtained a warrant for additional charges.

Fulton was booked into the Ada County Jail.

Police say the victim, who will not be identified, did not receive life-threatening injuries.

The investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information about this suspect or the investigation is encouraged to call police. You can remain anonymous by contacting Crime Stoppers at 208-343-COPS (2677) or, or by leaving a tip using the “P3 Tips” app for your mobile device.

Suspect: Rod Fulton, 47, Boise

Charges: Rape (F), Strangulation (Attempted) (F), Aggravated Assault (F), Enhancement - Use of a deadly weapon in commission of a felony (F)