Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

02-10-09 Stolen Parking Meters found in Suspects Home

02-10-09 Stolen Parking Meters found in Suspects Home

   Boise, Feb. 10, 2009 - Boise Police have charged a man with Felony Grand Theft by Possession after he was found with two stolen parking meters. The suspect is the same man taken into custody yesterday (Monday) during a search warrant at a home near Overland and Roosevelt.

    The parking meters belong to the City of Boise and were reported missing last week from Idaho Street between 14th & 15th. The value of the stolen meters in more than $1,000.

   The suspect, David Burke, 44, of Boise also faces charges of Possession of Controlled Substance in connection of meth found at his home.

   For information on possible federal charges, please contact the Boise Office of the FBI.