Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Monday, January 11, 2010

Citizen tip leads to meth lab

01-11-10 Citizen tip leads to meth lab

Boise Police locate small meth lab, thanks to citizen tip.

   Boise, Jan 11, 2010 - Boise Police Neighborhood Contact Officers and detectives from the Boise Police Bandit narcotics unit located a small meth lab, thanks to a citizen tip, on the 800 blk. White Cloud, between Cole Rd. & I-184.

   Boise Police served a search warrant on the home yesterday morning (January 11th). Officers found ingredients of a meth lab in the garage of the duplex. The meth lab wasnt currently active, but officers found a small amount of meth in the drying stage, indicating the lab was recently in use.

   A citizen provided a tip of possible drug activity at the home to the Neighborhood Contact Officer for the area, Officer Steve Keely. Working with Bandit, officers were able to get a search warrant for the property. The citizen tip was passed to officers in late December.

    After a thorough investigation the suspects were booked on the below listed charges;

    Arrested: Bryan A. Wheeler, 34, Boise

    Charges:Delivery of a Controlled substance (F), Manufacture of a Controlled substance (F), Felon in possession of a weapon (F), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (m)

 

    Arrested: Kady M. Ingram, 32, Boise

    Charges:Possession of a Controlled substance (Meth)(F), Possession of a Controlled Substance (Marijuana)(m), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (m)

 

Release Prepared By:

Lynn Hightower

Boise Police Public Information