Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Thursday, June 28, 2007

Arrest in Church Vandalism

Arrest in Church Vandalism

    Boise, June 28, 2007 - Boise Police have charged three people, two juvenile teens and one adult, with vandalism after a neighbor alerted officers to the crime as it was happening.

    Officers were dispatched to a church on the 2900 blk of N. Wildwood when a neighbor reported seeing what appeared to be a group of teens spray painting on the building. As officers responded, they stopped a car just leaving the area. After some questioning of those inside the vehicle, two teen juveniles were charged with vandalism, one teen was given a curfew violation, and one adult was arrested in connection with the vandalism and drug paraphernalia found inside the vehicle.

Arrested: Ryan T. Burham, 20, Nampa

Charged: Malicious Injury to Property (M), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (m).