Boise Woman Charged With Aggravated Assault Following Gunpoint Tussle With Housemate


Melody Forsberg, 46, is charged with aggravated assault.

A Boise woman is behind bars charged with threatening a male housemate with a gun.

Boise Police say they were called to a home near Curtis Road and Northview Street late Aug. 21. That's where a man told officers he was able to wrestle a gun away from the female suspect after she threatened him with it, but during the struggle the gun went off. No one was hurt.

Police said the suspect followed officers' commands and was taken into custody peacefully.

Melody Forsberg, 46, of Boise was booked into the Ada County Jail on a felony count of aggravated assault.