Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Thursday, November 19, 2009

11-19-09 Burglary charge tops overnight felony arrests

11-19-09 Burglary charge tops overnight felony arrests

    Burglary charge tops overnight felony arrests in the City of Boise

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    Arrested: Christine N. Barton, 18, Meridian

    Charges: Burglary (F)

    Boise Police received a report of shoplifting yesterday (November 18th) at approximately 3:00 p.m. from a business on the 4700 block of North Eagle Road. Loss prevention employees tell police two female suspects entered the store and selected several DVD movies. The suspects then hid them on their persons before leaving the store without paying for them. Boise Police believe the suspects entered the store with the intent to commit the theft, resulting in the burglary charges. The above listed female was booked at the Ada County Jail on the above listed charges. The second suspect, a juvenile, was cited and turned over to the custody of a legal guardian.

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Release Prepared By:

Charles McClure

Boise Police Public Information