09-01-10 UPDATE: Officers search for Strong Arm Robbery
Update: Boise, Sept. 1, 2010 - Boise
Police continue to search for a young man who robbed a drug store
at orchard & Overland last week.
Today, detectives released an updated
description and a photo taken of the robbery suspect.
Updated suspect description:
light-skinned male, 18-25 years old, thin build and dark brown
close cut hair. Suspect was wearing a black hoodie style sweatshirt
with gold or yellow writing on the front, white or grey tee shirt
underneath, black "dickie" style pants and black tennis shoes.
On Thursday, August 26th, at
approximately 7:48 pm, the suspect walked into the drug store on
the 4900 blk of W. Overland (Orchard/Overland). Suspect approached
the cashier and demanded the money in the register. Suspect did not
display or threaten with a weapon. Cashier feared for her safety
and complied with suspect's demand.
Suspect was seen running eastbound
behind the store.
Anyone with information is urged to
contact Boise Police via Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS or log onto
www.343cops.com, or text CRIMES or 274637, subject: Tip236.
Boise, August 26, 2010 - Officers are
searching for a suspect who witnesses say looked "very young" who
robbed a drug store on the northeast corner of Orchard &
Boise Police were called to the store at
7:48 tonight. Witnesses say the suspect walked into the store and
verbally and fearfully intimidated the clerk. He was given money
from the cash register and left the store. The suspect was last
seen running on Clark Street behind the store.
Suspect description: Light skinned male,
possibly in his teens, very short hair, clean shaven, wearing a
black hoodie with black jeans.
Anyone with information on the crime is
urged to call Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS.