Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Friday, August 22, 2008

08-22-08 UPDATE- ARRESTS IN Morning Armed Robbery

08-22-08 UPDATE- ARRESTS IN Morning Armed Robbery

UPDATE August 22nd 2008 - Boise detectives have made 4 arrests in an overnight armed robbery! Detectives working with evidence in this case have identified the four individuals believed to have committed this crime early in the morning of the 21st. 

All four suspects are juvenile males from the Boise area. 

All four suspects may face charges of Armed Robbery (felony)

At this time the suspects are in the custody of the Ada County Juvenile Court. 

Due to the nature of the Juvenile court system further inquires should be directed to the Ada County Juvenile Court.

 

--------- ORIGINAL RELEASE-------------

Boise August 21st, 2008 - Boise Police detectives are investigating a robbery that took place this morning around 6:00 AM.

What happened: Early this morning an individual ordered food from a company that picks up and delivers to their customers homes. When the delivery person arrived in front of the supplied address around 6:24 AM on the 1600 block of Garfield in Boise he was robbed at gunpoint. Two suspects took an undisclosed amount of cash and some personal items from the delivery person. They where last seen fleeing on foot. 

Suspect 1: Suspect is described as a white male wearing a black hood, black mask, black pants and black gloves 

Suspect 2: Suspect is described as a white male, possibly in early 20's or late teens, wearing a white shirt, black pants, with brown hair

No further information is available at this time and detectives are following up on leads. Anyone with information in this case is urged to call crime stoppers at 343-COPS or contact non emergency dispatch. 

Release Prepared By: 

Charles McClure 

Boise Police Public Information