Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Monday, December 28, 2009

12-28-09 Felony arrests of note, Dec 24th-Dec 28th

12-28-09 Felony arrests of note, Dec 24th-Dec 28th

Felony arrests of note, Dec 24th-Dec 28th

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    Arrested: Christian R. Lacock, 31, Boise

    Charges: Possession of a Controlled substance (Meth)(F), Driving Without Privileges (DWP)(m)

    Boise Police on patrol early Friday morning (December 25th) at approximately 3:00 a.m. observed a vehicle with no tail lights driving east on Fairview and conducted a traffic stop. Officers were informed the driver had a warrant for his arrest out of Idaho County and a current license suspension. A search of the suspect after his arrest, revealed a small amount of Meth. The suspect was booked at the Ada County Jail on the above listed charges.

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    Arrested: Casey M. Pickner, 28, Boise

    Charges: Burglary (F)

    Boise Police responded to a report of a theft at a retail store on the 8100 block of West Fairview Saturday (December 26th) at approximately 10:00 p.m. Store employees tell police that they witnessed the suspect conceal items and then left the store without paying for them. Officers believe the suspect entered the store with the intent to commit the theft resulting in the burglary charge. The suspect was transported to the Ada County Jail and booked on the above listed charges.

    The Boise Police Department has developed a positive, productive working relationship with loss prevention agents from many local retail stores, large and small, local and national chains. The goal is to work with retailers to reduce theft and fraud, crimes that can impact consumer prices.

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    Arrested: Eric A. Barreto, 18, Boise

    Charges: Burglary (F)

    Boise Police responded to a report of a theft at a retail store on the 300 block of North Milwaukee yesterday (December 27th) at approximately 4:00 p.m. Store employees tell police that they witnessed one adult suspect and three juveniles conceal items and then left the store without paying for them. Officers believe the suspects entered the store with the intent to commit the thefts, resulting in the burglary charges. The adult male suspect was transported to the Ada County Jail and booked on the above listed charges. The Juvenile males will face similar charges.

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Release Prepared By:

Charles McClure
Boise Police Public Information