Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: BPD Media Relations Office


Wednesday, November 14, 2007

11-14-07 Arrests in Restaurant Burglary

11-14-07 Arrests in Restaurant Burglary

    Boise, Nov. 14, 2007 - Boise Police have arrested two people, a husband and wife, on charges the pair stole money from the fast food restaurant where the wife was an employee. 

    Detectives say the pair staged a robbery last Saturday night when the husband pretended to rob the restaurant when his wife was the only employee working.

    Arrested: Tara E. Oliver, 20, Boise

    Arrested: William James Oliver, III, 19, Boise

    Both are Charged with Burglary.

    What Happened: Officers were called to the Taco Del Mar restaurant on the 2200 blk of Gowen Rd last Saturday night just before 8:00 p.m. The employee working had reported a robbery. Images on the restaurants security video also appeared to show a robbery had just occurred. However, after some investigation, detectives have charged the employee working at the time (Tara Oliver) and her husband (William Oliver) with staging the robbery. Both currently are being transported to the Ada County Jail.