Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Friday, January 20, 2006

Armed Robbery (2)

Armed Robbery

Boise, January 20, 2006 – Boise Police are searching for a man who robbed a Baskin Robbins today.

The robbery occurred at approximately 12:25 pm this afternoon at the Baskin Robbins located at 7172 Fairview. The suspect displayed a handgun and obtained a undisclosed amount of money.

The suspect was last seen on foot leaving the establishment in a northerly direction.

Detectives say the suspect is described as a dark complected male, 5'6" - 5"7", medium build, possibly in his 20's. He was wearing a dark hooded jacket, and baggy dark colored pants.

Witnesses say the suspect had a dark colored mustache.

Officers arrived on scene quickly and conducted immediate area search that is continuing.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS.

Release Prepared by:

Charles McClure
BPD Public Information