Boise Police Arrest Ketchum Resident On Charges Of Aggravated Battery


By Paul Johnson

Boise, Idaho (KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV) Boise Police arrested a Ketchum man early this morning on charges of Aggravated Battery and Unlawful entry. According to Boise police, just after midnight, they were called to the 4000 block of Plum. The victims at the residence say a person forced his way into the home and attacked a male resident. When police arrived, the suspect identified as James B. Hansen, 24 of Ketchum appeared to be very intoxicated and was still in the home. Police say that due to the suspect’s level of intoxication, officers were unable to provide any explanation for the attack. The adult male victim was transported to a local hospital with injuries that will require hospitalization for several days.

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