Suspect in officer-involved shooting officially charged, released from Boise hospital
BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) —
A 22-year-old Meridian man was taken into custody Tuesday after he was released from the hospital following an officer involved shooting last month.
Boise Police says Dakota Morris, has been charged with four felonies including battery on an officer, use of a deadly weapon and unlawful possession of a firearm.
Boise Police say they responded to a call Sept. 19 about suspicious activity inside the Jack in the Box near Fairview and Maple Grove.
Officers say when they arrived on scene, Morris ran from them and displayed a firearm. Police say the man refused to stop, that's when police fired at the suspect, injuring him.
The case remains under investigation by the Ada County Critical Incident Task Force.