09-21-10 Officers Arrest Woman accused of Stealing Car, Credit
Boise, Sept. 21, 2010 - Boise Police
arrested a woman last night and charged her with two felonies in
connection with a stolen car and credit cards. Officers say they
also found evidence the woman may be connected to another recent
home burglary. Sharing information among several Boise PD units,
including Patrol, Property Crimes, Retail Crimes and the Metro
Violent Crimes Task Force helped make the arrest and recovery of
stolen items possible.
Arrested: Brianna M. Caldwell, 31,
Charges: Grand Theft by Possession (F),
What Happened: Boise Police have been
investigating a report of a car stolen, a stolen purse and a
possible home burglary that occurred Thursday, Sept. 16th at a home
southeast of Orchard and Overland. Officers learned that since the
theft, credit cards from the victim had been used at several local
businesses. Following leads, officers located the suspect, Caldwell
as she left an apartment in west Boise late last night. Officers
also located the stolen vehicle and some of the property that had
been inside the vehicle when it was taken. Officers were able to
return the car and the recovered contents to the victim. Evidence
at this time indicates the car may have been left unlocked in front
of the victim's home during the day, and the purse and car keys may
have been left inside the car at the time of the theft.
During the investigation. officers
found evidence the suspect, Caldwell may be connected to another
home burglary that occurred earlier this month near Law and E.
Parkcenter. That investigation continues. Additional charges
against the suspect are possible.