Boise Police investigate report of vandalism at Fairmont Pool
Boise Police received a report of vandalism at Fairmont Pool, located at 7929 West Northview Street, on Wednesday morning.
Employees told police that someone had broken into the building, breaking a window and rifling through offices overnight.
Employees later discovered that someone had sprayed two fire extinguishers into the pool water. Because of this, the pool will remain closed until the system can be cleaned.
The extent of damage to the filtration system is unknown at this time.
Employees tell police it is expected to cost more than $1,000.00 dollars to repair the damage and restore the pool systems. At this time they do not know how long the pool will remain closed while cleanup and repairs are completed.
Boise Police detectives are investigating the incident as a burglary and vandalism. The suspect or suspects in this case may face felony charges when they are identified.