Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Tuesday, May 13, 2008

05-13-08 Controlled substance arrest

05-13-08 Controlled substance arrest

Boise May 13th, 2008 - A Boise man has been arrested on firearms and drug charges.

Boise Police Officers would like to thank the citizen who took the initiative and reported suspicious activity to non emergency dispatch resulting in this arrest!

What happened: On April 27th 2008 at approximately 10:00 PM a concerned citizen called to report suspicious activity in the area of 1800 North Cole in Boise. Officers responding to this tip observed a vehicle exit a parking lot at a very high rate of speed as they approached and commit several vehicle infractions as it attempted to leave the area. Officers conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle a short distance away. When officers approached the vehicle they observed a knife sheath protruding from the seat next to the driver. During a search of the vehicle patrol officers later located a loaded handgun and approximately 7.25 grams of Meth packaged in clear plastic baggies.

Arrested: Daniel Gene Montgomery, 36 years old of Boise

Charges: Possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver Felony and  unlawful possession of a firearm Felony.

Anyone with further information in this case is urged to call crime stoppers at 343-COPS

Release Prepare By:
Charles McClure Boise Police Public Information