Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Thursday, August 12, 2010

Two unrelated wrong-way drivers charged with Felony DUI; Overnight Felony Arrests

08-12-10 Two unrelated wrong-way drivers charged with Felony DUI; Overnight Felony Arrests

08-12-10 Two unrelated wrong-way drivers charged with Felony DUI; Overnight Felony Arrests

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    Arrested: Travis L. Starkovich, 29, Boise

    Charges:Driving Under the Influence (DUI)(F)

  Boise Police observed a vehicle traveling the wrong direction on a one-way street early this morning (August 12th) at approximately 2:30 a.m. Officers observed the vehicle traveling the wrong direction, south on 15th street between Main and Grove, a one-way street. The suspect, who appeared to be very intoxicated at the time, failed several field sobriety tests and blew a ..16/.14 at the Ada County Jail. A check through Ada County records indicated the suspect had 2 prior convictions for DUI making this charge a felony. The suspect was booked at the Ada County Jail on the above listed charges.

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    Arrested: Jason C. Wyatt, 27, Myrtle Beach SC

    Charges:Driving Under the Influence (DUI)(F)

  Boise Police observed a vehicle traveling the wrong direction on a one-way street early this morning (August 12th) at approximately 2:00 a.m. Officers observed the vehicle traveling the wrong direction, north on 6th at Front, a one-way street. The suspect, who appeared to be intoxicated at the time, failed field sobriety tests and a blood draw was performed at the jail for later evidentiary testing. A check through Ada County records indicated the suspect had 2 prior convictions for DUI making this charge a felony. The suspect was booked at the Ada County Jail on the above listed charges.

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Release Prepared By:

Charles McClure
Boise Police Public Information