Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Monday, December 11, 2006

Overnight Vehicle Vandalism's

Overnight Vehicle Vandalism's

Boise December 11th, 2006 - Officers are investigating several vehicle vandalism's that took place overnight in West Boise, the neighborhoods near Chinden & Eagle and McMillan & Cloverdale. Damage done totals more than $2,000 to at least six vehicles.

What Happened: The incidents took place late Sunday night or early Monday morning, several vehicles were parked on the street on Stockwell and Creswell Streets in West Boise (one vehicle was parked in a drive way). At this time officers have identified six reports of vehicle vandalism. Officers believe two vehicle windshield's where broken out using a blunt object, possibly a baseball bat. Four vehicles had their tires slashed.

Officers suspect the same individual, or individuals may be responsible for these incidents.

Anyone with information about these incidents is urged to contact the Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS.


Release Prepared by:

Charles McClure

Boise Police Public Information