This disturbing and terse press release from Boise Police today:
“Ada County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a Boise Police officer today following an investigation into an off-duty incident. The officer, Eric Simunich, is charged with one count of felony rape and was booked into the Ada County Jail.
Per Boise Police Department protocol, the officer has been suspended pending the conclusion of the Ada County Sheriff’s Office criminal investigation and a BPD internal investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.”
UPDATE 10/25/19– The rape charge has been dropped, but Simunich is reportedly “still under investigation.” See IDAHO PRESS.
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