Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Friday, November 12, 2010

Vigilant Officers arrest car thieves; daily incident report

11-12-10 Vigilant Officers arrest car thieves; daily incident report

  Arrested: Samuel A. Espinal, 46, Boise

   Charges: Grand Theft (F)

  Arrested: Oneisa M. Gillard, 30, Boise

   Charges: Grand Theft (F)

    Boise Police responded to a report of a stolen car at a residence in the North end yesterday morning (November 11th) at approximately 8:30 a.m. The victim tells police he left his vehicle running outside his residence to warm up for only a few minutes. When he returned the vehicle was gone. Vigilant Boise officers spotted the vehicle at approximately 9:00 a.m. traveling eastbound on University and conducted a felony traffic stop. The two suspects, who did not know the victim, where taken into custody without incident. They were transported to the Ada County Jail and booked on the above listed charges.

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  Arrested: Patti J. Bowman, 43, Garden City

   Charges:Possession of a Controlled substance with Intent to Deliver (Marijuana)(F)

Boise Police on patrol yesterday evening (November 11th) at approximately 11:00 p.m. observed a vehicle driving on the wrong side of the road going northbound in the southbound lane of 30th. Officers conducted a traffic stop near 32nd and Dewey streets. As officers contacted the driver, a Boise Police K-9 alerted on the vehicle indicating the likely presence of drugs. A search of the vehicle revealed 1.3 ounces total package weight of marijuana, packaging materials and a digital scale. Officers determined the marijuana belonged to the passenger and had been offered for sale. 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