Suspect charged in early morning stabbing

Stabbing in Boise Foothills
Posted at 6:41 AM, Jan 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-05 19:22:58-05

Boise Police officers have arrested and charged Michael R. Downs with aggravated battery after they say he stabbed a man at a home located in the Boise Foothills.

Boise Police say it happened just before in the early morning hours of January 5th on South Toluka Way near Warm Springs Avenue.

Officers say it all started with an argument that became violent.

The adult male victim was transported to an area hospital with life threatening injuries.  The investigation remains ongoing.