Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Overnight Felony warrant arrests

03-17-10 Overnight Felony warrant arrests

03-17-10 Overnight Felony warrant arrests

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   Warrant Arrested: Jonathan S. Rinehart, 35, Lewiston 

   Warrant Charges:Forgery (F)

The suspect was taken into custody on an outstanding felony warrant for Forgery yesterday.

The arrest warrant stems from an ongoing investigation into fraudulent checks. Evidence indicates the suspect was involved in passing the counterfeit checks at local businesses starting 2009. That investigative information was forwarded to the Ada County Prosecuting Attorney's Office and resulted in the felony warrant.

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   Warrant Served: Bryan W. Jackson, 23, Boise

   Warrant Charges:Obtaining Prescription Drugs by Fraud (F)

The suspect, who was already serving time in the Ada County Jail on other charges, was served the felony warrant for Obtaining Prescription Drugs by Fraud (F) yesterday.

The arrest warrant stems from an ongoing investigation into an incident that took place on February 4th of this year. Evidence indicates the suspect approached the counter at a local drug store and presented a false prescription for a controlled substance. Employees called police and officers later verified that the prescription was not valid. That investigative information was forwarded to the Ada County Prosecuting Attorney's Office and resulted in the felony warrant.

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Release Prepared By:

Charles McClure
Boise Police Public Information