Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Thursday, March 12, 2009

03-12-09 Officers Search for Robbery Suspect

03-12-09 Officers Search for Robbery Suspect
  Boise, March 12, 2009 - Boise Police are searching for a man who robbed a convenience store last night on the 1200 blk. of S. Orchard.
 
   Officers were called to the store at 9:03 p.m. Wednesday, March 11th. The clerk inside the store told officers a man walked in wearing dark clothes, pulled a gun and demanded cash. The suspect was last seen leaving the store with an undisclosed amount of cash.
 
   A dark colored sedan was also seen by witnesses in the area immediately following the robbery.
 
   Suspect Description: The suspect is described as a light skinned male approx. 20 years old, wearing a black ball cap with a silver logo on the front and a smaller, light colored logo on the back, he had dark sunglasses and a red bandana on his face. He wore a black hoodie, dark pants, and black and white gloves, black shoes with a small white logo.
 
   Anyone with any information on the crime or suspect is urged to call Boise area 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.