Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Monday, June 29, 2009

06-29-09 UPDATE: Counterfeit Checks - Suspects

06-29-09 UPDATE: Counterfeit Checks - Suspects
    UPDATE: Boise, June 29, 2009 - Boise Police have continued to investigate several recent forgery cases and now have arrest warrants out for two people considered suspects. Detectives believe the two are responsible for passing several thousand dollars in bad checks, with victims being local businesses.

    Boise Police Detectives say counterfeit checks are being printed and cashed at various businesses in Ada County, with the suspects using fake identification.

    Arrest Warrant - Forgery, Burglary, $150,000 Bond: Robert "Bobby" Billos, light-skinned male, 41, height 5' 10", weight approx 190 lbs, brown hair, hazel eyes. Billos also goes under the names Jason Lee Patrick, Trent Burgess, and other last names including Shaw, Kingsley, Goddard, and Piquet.

    Arrest Warrant - 2 FTA's (F), 2 $250,000 Bonds: Chelsea Rohrback, light-skinned female, 24, height 5' 1", weight approx 110 lbs, brown hair, blue eyes. Chelsea travels with a black lab dog. May be going under the name of Erinn Patrick or Erin Haywood.

    Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Billos and Rohrback are urged to  call police dispatch at 377-6790, or Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS.
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Original Release:

  Boise, June 19, 2009 - Boise Police are searching for two people believed to have knowledge of a check counterfeiting scheme that's taken several local businesses for several thousand dollars.
 
   Boise Police are alerting area businesses to be on the watch for these two individuals, and if citizens know their whereabouts to please call police.
 
   Person of Interest #1 - Robert "Bobby" Billos, light-skinned male, 41, height 5' 10", weight approx 190 lbs, brown hair, hazel eyes. Billos also goes under the names Jason Lee Patrick, Trent Burgess, and other last names including Shaw, Kingsley, Goddard, and Piquet.
 
   Person of Interest #2 -
 
   Background: Boise Police believe Billos and Rohrback may be staying in Boise area motels. Boise Police financial crimes detectives believe the pair has knowledge of a check counterfeiting operation. Counterfeit checks are being printed and cashed at various businesses in Ada County, with the suspects using fake identification. Detectives say they have connected several recent cases that add up to losses in the thousands of dollars for local businesses.
 
   If anyone has knowledge of the whereabout of the two persons of interest, they're urged to call police dispatch at 377-6790, or Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS.