Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Thursday, April 20, 2006

Armed Robbery Person Of Interest Identified

Armed Robbery Person Of Interest Identified

Boise, April 20th, 2006 – Boise Police are searching for a person of interest in connection with a armed robbery that took place this morning. At approximately 10:22AM a man entered a house under construction on the 6600 block of Ustick and attempted to rob two construction workers with a handgun. A struggle took place during which the suspect was injured, and disarmed. The man fled in a vehicle from the location.

Police are looking for: 20 year old Patrick Artis of Boise. He may be wearing blue jeans with a light colored long sleve shirt with a dark vest. This individual may have injuries to his head area.

Vehicle description: This indidividual may be driving an older model white Nissan compact car and may have a black bra on the front. Possibly a Nissan Stanza.

Anyone with information about this suspect is urged to contact the Boise Police department immediately or call 343-COPS.

Release Prepared by:

Charles McClure, Boise Police Public Information