Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Tuesday, September 02, 2008

09-02-08 Armed Robbery

09-02-08 Armed Robbery

Boise, Sept 2, 2008 - Boise Police are searching for a man who robbed a convenience store at Roosevelt/Rosehill just after midnight tonight.
Witnesses tell officers a man walked into the Jacksons convenience store and threatened the clerks with a knife, demanding money. He left on foot eastbound in an alley behind the business with an undisclosed amount of cash and some merchandise. A separate witness outside saw him get into a small silver car further down the alley and leave eastbound. An area search was conducted with negative results.


Witnesses describe the robber as a white male, aprox 15-25yrs old, 5’06”, 150lbs, Bro eyes, moles on face, wearing a blk wool cap, blu sweater, and blk jeans.

Anyone with information about this crime is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS.

Media release prepared by Lt David Adams. 

For any further information please contact BPD Public Information Officers Lynn Hightower or Chuck McClure.