Boise Police report that two separate incidents have landed two men behind bars, each charged with felony assault.
Law enforcement were called to a home near South Vista Avenue and West Overland Road Nov. 2. That's where a woman said a man had grabbed her by the throat and began choking her, while making verbal threats. Police said alcohol was a probable factor in the incident.
45-year-old Paul Kennedy of Emmett was sent to the Ada County lockup and charged with aggravated assault.
Also Nov. 2, police were called to a report of a disturbance at a home near West Franklin and South Cole roads. That's where an adult male victim told police he witnessed a man using a crescent wrench to break windows and cause other damage to a vehicle. The victim said when he confronted the suspect, the suspect raised the wrench in a threatening manner and made verbal threats.
63-year-old Richard Rinehart of Boise was also sent to the Ada County Jail where he was booked for aggravated assault and malicious injury to property.