Boise Police searching for suspect after attempted sexual assault

Posted at 4:37 PM, Nov 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-15 18:37:38-05

BOISE, Idaho — Boise Police are investigating an attempted sexual assault that was reported about 11 p.m. Thursday on the 2500 block of West Sunrise Rim.

“The victim reported having a few brief interactions with the man that evening, but did not know him,” according to a Boise Police news release. “The victim was able to get away from the man and call for help. Detectives have obtained a surveillance picture of the suspect, and are asking anyone who recognizes the man to call police.”

The suspect is described as a man about 5-feet 7-inches tall and weighing about and 160 pounds. He was bald and had a goatee. He also had a tear drop tattoo near one eye.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Ada County dispatch at 208-377-6790 or you can make an anonymous tip to Crime Stoppers by calling 343-COPS (2677), by visiting, or by leaving a tip using the “P3 Tips” app for your mobile device.

(photo courtesy Boise Police)