Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Friday, November 19, 2010

Argument leads to stabbing; Overnight incident report

11-19-10 Argument leads to stabbing; Overnight incident report

 Arrested: Fred L. Grant, 44, Boise

  Charges:Aggravated Battery (F)

   Boise Police responded to a report of a stabbing at a motel on the 2600 blk of Fairview early this morning, November 19th, at approximately 4:00 a.m. The call for help came from the adult female victim. Officers located her with a stab wound to her leg. The victim tells police she had been involved in an argument with the suspect who used a pocket knife to inflict the leg wound. The suspect, who is well known to the victim, was still in the motel room when police arrived. The suspect was transported to the Ada County Jail and booked on the above listed charges. The victim was transported to a local hospital with what appeared to be non life threatening injuries. Officers have evidence that alcohol may have been a factor in this incident. 

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Arrested: Nathan J. Plaisted, 18, Boise

   Charges:Delivery of a Controlled substance - marijuana (F), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (m), Minor Possession of Alcohol (m)

    Boise Police responded to a request for assistance from school administrators at high school on the 4000 blk of N. Milwaukee St. yesterday, November 18th, at approximately 2:30 p.m. The School Resource Officer was able to respond immediately. Witnesses told the officer a student at the school, the suspect Plaisted, had just sold marijuana to other students. A Boise Police K-9 alerted on the suspects vehicle parked near the school, indicating the likely presence of drugs. A search of the vehicle revealed a small amount of marijuana, scales, plastic baggies, two pipes and a bottle of vodka. The suspect was booked at the Ada County Jail on the above listed charges.

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 Warrant Arrested: Edward L. Kauffman, 55, Boise

  Warrant Charges: Possession of a Controlled Substance (F)

 Warrant Arrested: Caryolyn B. Sims, 45, Boise

  Warrant Charges: Possession of a Controlled Substance (F)

    The suspects were taken into custody on an outstanding felony warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance yesterday.

   The arrest warrant stems from an ongoing investigation possession of a small amount of meth that took place at a home on the 100 block of Latah on July 15th of this year. On that date Boise Police assisted Idaho Probation and Parole agents as they located a small amount of marijuana, meth residue, prescription medications and several items of paraphernalia in a room belonging to the suspects. Officers determined the items belonged to the suspects. That investigative information was forwarded to the Ada County Prosecuting Attorney's Office and resulted in the felony warrant.

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    Arrested: John D. Roderick Jr, 60, Boise

    Charges:Driving Under the Influence (DUI)(F), Driving Without Privileges (DWP)(m)

  Boise Police responded to a report of a drunk driver swerving and driving erratically last night (November 18th) at approximately 8:00 p.m. Officers located the suspect vehicle as it travelled on the wrong side of the street into oncoming traffic Eastbound on Alliance street. Officers stopped the driver at Five Mile and Alliance  The suspect, who appeared to be very intoxicated at the time, failed several field sobriety tests and blew a .15/.15 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 and was currently suspended from driving. 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