Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Stolen Check leads to 2 felony charges; meth arrest; overnight felony arrests

07-27-10 - Stolen Check leads to 2 felony charges; meth arrest; overnight felony arrests
Arrested: Kent Allen Johnson, 40, Boise
Wendy R. Blackmer, 32, Boise
Charges: Possession of a controlled substance - meth (F), Possession of drug paraphernalia (m), parole violations
 
   Boise Police were called to a home on the 400 blk of W. Mesquite St., southwest of Fairview & Five Mile early Monday afternoon to assist Probation and Parole Agents in a search of a home of a parolee, Johnson. The parole agents told officers they had reason to believe drugs were being used in the home, a violation of Johnson's parole. During a search, officers did find several items of drug paraphernalia, including pipes, spoons and syringes. Officers also found a small amount of methamphetamine. Both suspects were arrested on the above charges and booked into the Ada County Jail.
 
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Arrested: Patrick C. Nakamura, 20, Grandview, ID
Charges: Forgery (F), Grand Theft (F)
 
   Boise Police received information from an alert bank employee that a man was inside the bank trying to cash what appeared to be a forged check. Boise Police arrived and, after investigating, for the suspect had stolen a check from an acquaintance, forged the signature, and was trying to cash the check for $3,000. Due to the evidence collected, the suspect, Nakamura was arrested on the above charges and booked into the Ada County Jail.