Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Thursday, January 29, 2009

01-29-09 Search for Tattooed Robbery Suspects

01-29-09 Search for Tattooed Robbery Suspects
   Boise, Jan, 29, 2009 - Boise Police are searching for two robbery suspects, and officers are asking the public's help.
 
   The robbery occurred Friday night, January 2nd outside a bar on Fairview Ave near Curtis. The victim says he was in the bar when a man began a conversation. The two then stepped outside. The victim says while outside with the first suspect, he was approached by a second suspect, and both men began to beat him. The suspects then stole his wallet and left.
 
   Suspect Descriptions: Both suspects are described as light skinned males, estimated to be 25 to 35, and both suspects have tattoos of lips on their necks; one suspect has a pair of red lips tattooed on his neck, the second suspect has a tattoo of blue or green lips.
 
   If anyone has any information on the crime or the suspects, they're urged to call Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS. Callers can remain anonymous. Callers with information leading to the arrest and conviction of a suspect may be eligible for a reward up to $1,000. Citizens can also go online to www.343COPS.com, follow the links and leave their tip, or text tips the word "TIP236" and type in  "CRIMES" to get to the tipline.