Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Friday, January 30, 2009

01-30-09 Drug House Tops Overnight Arrests

01-30-09 Drug House Tops Overnight Arrests
Drug House Tops Overnight Arrests
S- Gary D. Cole, 39, Boise
Charge: Possession of a Controlled Substance (F), Possession drug para (m)
 
S- Olga Porter, 42, Boise
Charge: Possession of a Controlled Substance (F), Felon in Possession of a Firearm (F), Possession drug para (m), Possession of Marijuana (m)
 
Occurred: 3900 blk Pasadena Dr. in Boise (off Roosevelt near I-84), 9:13 a.m. Thursday 1/29/09
The Boise Police Neighborhood Contact Officer for the area had evidence of drug use in this home. A search warrant was served. Inside the home, officers found evidence of meth (approx 1 gm), marijuana (approx 1.3 gms), and drug paraphernalia (pipes, bong). Also inside the home were several firearms. Porter was on probation and prohibited from possessing or being near firearms. A young child who lives in the home was turned over to the custody of Idaho Health & Welfare.
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S- Tara L. Lowe
Charge: Charge: Possession of a Controlled Substance (F), Possession drug para (m), Parole Violation
 
Occurred: 2700 blk S. Pond (near Orchard & I-84), 12:14 p.m. Thursday 1/29/09
Boise Police Neighborhood Contact Officers assisted agents Probation and Parole in a search of the suspects home on Pond. Officers and agents found the suspect in possession of meth and meth paraphernalia.
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S- Brooke J. Hanson, 19, Boise
Charge: Forgery (F), Grand Theft (F)
 
Hanson is charged with stealing checks from acquaintances and cashing or attempting to cash them for approx $1,000. The checks were stolen from the victim's home.
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S- Bernadette Shotgunn, 46, Boise
Charges: Aggravated battery (F)
 
Shotgunn is charged in connection with a domestic violence incident at a Boise home. The victim was hit in the head allegedly with a blunt object. The victim, an adult male, received what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries.
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S- Kyle D. Smith, 20, Boise
Charge: Attempted strangulation (F), Domestic Assault/battery (m)
 
K. Smith is charged in connection with a domestic violence incident at a Boise home. The victim, an adult female, received what appeared to be non-life theatening injuries.