Boise Police: Gay pride flag found burned

Posted at 1:06 PM, Jun 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-12 15:06:07-04

Boise Police are investigating a case of malicious harassment after someone burned a gay pride flag. 

The flag was being flown in front of the victim’s house near N. 25th Street and Heron Street, according to a Boise Police news release.

“The victims were flying the flag in support of Pride Week,” the release stated. “The flag was damaged by fire sometime between June 10th at 10:00 p.m. and June 11th at 8:00 a.m.”

No one has been arrested yet.

The investigation is continuing.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS (2677),, or leave a tip using the “P3 Tips” app for your mobile device.  You can remain anonymous and you can earn a reward of up to $1,00o if your tip leads to a felony arrest.