Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Grand Theft and Possession charges; Overnight incident report

12-29-10 Grand Theft and Possession charges; Overnight incident report

  Arrested: Richard G. Laine, 23, Boise

   Charges: Grand Theft (F)

    Boise Police arrested Richard Laine yesterday, December 28th, after a detailed investigation into the theft of property from a Boise bench home that took place on December 21st. On that date, victims tell police that personal items and a vehicle had been stolen from the property. The vehicle was recovered yesterday. Boise Police Detectives have evidence that Richard Laine had been involved in the crime and arrested him after a detailed investigation. The suspect was transported to the Ada County Jail and booked on the above listed charges.

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  Arrested: Rhonda R. Simmons, 47, Nampa

   Charges:Possession of a Controlled substance (Meth)(F)

    Boise Police responded to a request for assistance from Boise airport screeners yesterday, December 28th, at approximately 7:30 p.m. Witnesses tell police the suspect attempted to pass through the security checkpoint with a plastic baggie containing approximately 1 gram of meth. 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