Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Lewd Conduct warrant and Grand Theft charges; Overnight Felony arrests

08-11-10 Lewd Conduct warrant and Grand Theft charges; Overnight Felony arrests

08-11-10 Lewd Conduct warrant and Grand Theft charges; Overnight Felony arrests

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 Warrant Arrested: Robert L. Bacon, 74, Boise

 Warrant Charges: Lewd Conduct with a Minor (F)

   The suspect was taken into custody yesterday (August 10th) after a detailed investigation into allegations of inappropriate touching that reportedly took place in August of this year. The incidents were reported to Boise Police on August 9th. The victim, a juvenile female under the age of 10, tells detectives the conduct took place at a Boise Bench home. The suspect is well known to the victim and officers have no evidence at this time to indicate other victims are involved. That investigative information was forwarded to the Ada County Prosecuting Attorney's Office and resulted in the felony warrant.

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  Arrested: Dawn S. Kelley, 45, no known address

   Charges:Grand Theft (F)

    Boise Police were dispatched to a fraud in progress yesterday (August 10th) at approximately 7:00 p.m. at a store on the 500 block of South Broadway. Employees tell police the suspect had attempted to cash a check that did not belong to the suspect. Officers determined the check had been stolen from the owner's mailbox earlier that day. After a detailed investigation, the suspect was booked at the Ada County Jail on the above listed charges.

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  Arrested: Scott A. Martin, 37, Boise

   Charges:Possession of a Controlled substance (Meth)(F), Probation Violation charges

    Boise Police assisted Idaho Probation and Parole officers on the search of a residence on the 7000 block of west Ustick yesterday (August 10th) at approximately 7:30 p.m. The search revealed a baggie containing a small amount of Meth. The suspect was booked at the Ada County Jail on the above listed charges.

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 Warrant Arrested: Robert I. Belleisle Jr, 40, Boise

  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 attempts to cash stolen checks at a local merchant on October of last year. Evidence indicates the suspect had obtained the checks and forged them in an attempt to obtain cash. 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