02-03-11 Officer find phony $20 bill; DUI Arrests are repeat
offenders; daily incident report
Arrested: Benjamin E. Krause, 28, Boise
Charges: Forgery (F), Criminal possession of a financial
transaction card (F)
Boise Police financial crimes detectives
are investigating after a counterfeit $20 bill was found yesterday
at a fast food restaurant on State Street.
Officers were called by employees of the restaurant who recognized
the bill as phony when a Boise man tried to use it to pay for his
food order. When employees asked the customer about the bill, he
paid using other cash then drove off, however employees were able
to get a good description of his vehicle. Officers used that
description to locate the man and arrest him on the above
Arrested: Fredrico Pacheco, Jr, 39, Nampa
Charge: DUI (F)
A Boise Police Officer stopped at a
signal light at 9th & Main shortly after midnight this morning
saw the driver of a pick up nearly hit a woman legally crossing the
street as she was about half way into a crosswalk. The driver of
the pick up also swung wide as he turned south onto 9th Street. The
officer waited for the woman to cross the roadway and then made a
traffic stop on the pick up. The officer found the driver to have
slurred speech, glossy eyes and smelled of an alcoholic beverage.
The driver, Pacheco, failed field sobriety tests and was taken to
the Ada County Jail. Results of a breath test showed a blood
alcohol of .199/.200. Based on the .200, the driver was
arrested on an enhanced DUI. Officers also found the driver had two
prior DUI convictions, one in march of 2005 in Boise and the second
from December, 2007 out of Canyon County, making this DUI arrest a
Arrested: Jason A. Boyce, 38, Boise
Charge: DUI (F)
A Boise Police Officer on patrol about
1:00 a.m. this morning spotted a vehicle traveling westbound on
Overland with cancelled registration. The officer stopped the
vehicle, approached driver and could smell the odor of an alcohol
beverage coming from the driver. The driver, Boyce failed field
sobriety tests and was taken to the Ada County Jaill where breath
test results showed a blood alcohol level of .151 and .145.
Boyce has a
prior felony DUI conviction from November, 2002, making this arrest
also a felony DUI.
Warrant Arrest: Carson M. Cox, 22, Meridian
Charge: Possession of a Controlled Substance - meth (F)
Boise Police were called to assist
Probation and Parole Agents with a search of the residence of a
parolee, Cox, on August 25 of last year at a home on the1300 blk of
N. Hartmen. While inside the residence, a Boise Police Service Dog
alerted on a backpack belonging to the suspect. Inside the
backpack, officers found drug paraphernalia and baggies with a
white powdery residue. The substance field tested positive for
methamphetamine with an approx total package weight of .7 grams.
The substance was sent to a criminal evidence lab for further
testing. Results were sent to the Ada County Prosecutor, who issued
a warrant for the suspect's arrest on the above charge.
Warrant Arrest: Alma B. Lakic, 24, Boise
Charge: Possession of a Controlled Substance (F)
A Boise Police Officer on patrol near W.
Ustick Rd & N. Five Mile Rd on November 13, 2010 stopped a
vehicle for expired and cancelled registration. The driver of the
vehicle was on supervised felony probation and consented to a
search of his vehicle and it's contents. The suspect, Lakic
was a passenger in the vehicle. A small zip-lock baggie with white
residue and a green leafy substance was found inside Lakic's purse.
The green leafy substance was identified as Spice. The white
powdery residue was identified as methamphetamine. The
investigation was sent to the Ada County Prosecutor, who issued a
warrant for the suspect's arrest on the above charge.