11-30-10 Intoxicated man starts his car in front of officer;
Another DUI driver found with packaged marijuana; daily incident
Arrested: John S. Gable III, 27, Boise
Charges: Possession of a controlled substance with intent to
deliver - marijuana (F), DUI (m)
A Boise Police patrol officer
driving east on State St. near 24th at approx. 2:19 a.m. this
morning saw a blue Dodge Neon headed west swerve into oncoming
traffic. While the officer was turning around, he saw the car again
swerving out of its lane. The officer stopped the vehicle and
immediately smelled a strong odor of alcohol coming from the
driver, later identified as Gable. The suspect failed field
sobriety tests and blew a .097/.098 on the Intoxylizer at the Ada
Officers searched Gable subsequent to
arrest and found a large plastic baggie inside his shirt pocket.
The large baggie contained 16 smaller baggies, each containing a
green leafy substance determined to be marijuana packaged for sale.
The total package weight of the marijuana was approx. 3.5 grams.
Officers booked the suspect into the Ada County Jail on the above
Arrested: Kevin M. Hall, 41, Nampa
Charge: Felony DUI
Boise Police were called by a resident
of a neighborhood near S. Curtis and W. Overland roads at approx.
5:45 p.m. The resident called police concerned about an unknown
vehicle, and SUV that had been parked near their home for several
hours. Officers arrived and found the suspect, Hall in the drivers
seat. Officer could smell the odor of alcohol. Hall also showed
signs he had been drinking. The officer warned Hall not to drive
the vehicle due to his apparent intoxication, and the fact he had a
suspected driver's license after two previous DUI convictions.
Officers advised him if he tried to drive the vehicle, he would
placed under arrest and taken to jail. As the officers began to
walk away, they heard an engine start, looked at the SUV and saw
that Hall had started the car. Hall subsequently failed field
sobriety tests and was booked into the Ada County jail on felony
Hall blew .426/.423 on the Intoxylizer
at the Ada County jail. Due to his intoxication level,
officers took Hall to St. Alphonsus Hospital for medical clearance.
Hall was then booked into the Ada County jail on the above
Arrested: Dustin L. Pattan, 22, Meridian
Charges: Parole Agents (F) Warrant, Escape (F) ISC 18-2505.
ESCAPE BY ONE CHARGED WITH, CONVICTED OF, OR ON PROBATION FOR
Boise Police were called at noon Monday
to assist probation and parole agents at an address of Fairview
Ave. The agents were taking Pattan into custody for an apparent
parole violation when the suspect ran. Parole agents were able to
quickly catch up with Pattan. Boise Police assisted with booking
the suspect into the Ada County Jail on the above charges.