Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Friday, March 18, 2011

Investigation leads to arrest for Possession of Sexually Exploitive materials; daily incident report

03-18-11 Investigation leads to arrest for Possession of Sexually Exploitive materials; daily incident report

  Warrant Arrested: Timothy Z. Hachigian, 21, Boise

  Warrant Charges:Possession of Sexually Exploitative Material (F)

    The suspect was taken into custody on an outstanding felony warrant for Possession of Sexually Exploitative Material yesterday.

  The arrest follows a search warrant that stems from an ongoing ICAC investigation into sexually exploitive materials traced back to a residence starting in January 5th of this year. Officers located illegal images on computers at the home on the 9900 block of west Alliance. That investigative information was forwarded to the Ada County Prosecuting Attorney's Office and resulted in the felony warrant. At this time investigators have no evidence that the victims depicted in the materials are local. The investigation into this case continues. Further inquires into this case should be directed to the Ada County Prosecuting Attorneys Office.

ABOUT THE IDAHO CRIMES AGAINST CHILDREN TASK FORCE

The Idaho Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force is a statewide coalition of local, state and federal law enforcement and prosecution agencies, focused on apprehending and prosecuting individuals who use the Internet to criminally exploit children. Internet crimes against children are, primarily, crimes of sexual exploitation of children. These crimes include distribution of child pornography and using the Internet to target children for sexual abuse.The Idaho ICAC Task Force is committed to protecting Idaho's children through community education and by identifying, arresting and prosecuting those who commit Internet crimes against children.

You can help in the fight against child exploitation by reporting information that you think would be useful. You can contact ICAC through the National CyberTipline at the link above or by calling, toll free 1-800-843-5678. The information you provide will be forwarded to the appropriate ICAC law enforcement agencies in Idaho

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 Warrant Arrested: Julie Rudolph, 30, Boise

  Warrant Charges: Grand Theft (F)

    The suspect was taken into custody on an outstanding felony warrant for Grand Theft yesterday.

   The arrest warrant stems from an ongoing investigation into gift cards that had been stolen from a business and used to make purchases at Boise retail outlets. Evidence indicates the suspect used the stolen gift cards to make more than $400 dollars worth of purchases starting in October of last year. The total value of the stolen gift cards exceeds $1,000 dollars. That investigative information was forwarded to the Ada County Prosecuting Attorney's Office and resulted in the felony warrant.

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Arrested: Kimberly A. Fast, 39, Meridian

  Charges:Burglary (F)

  Boise Police responded to a report of a theft at a retail store on the 400 block of north Milwaukee yesterday, March 17th, at approximately 5:30 p.m. Store employees tell police that they witnessed the suspect conceal several jewelry items and then leave the store without paying for them. Officers located the suspect and she was taken into custody without incident and the items were recovered. Officers believe the suspect entered the store with the intent to commit the theft resulting in the burglary charge. The suspect was transported to the Ada County Jail and booked on the above listed charges.

  The Boise Police Department has developed a positive, productive working relationship with loss prevention agents from many local retail stores, large and small, local and national chains. The goal is to work with retailers to reduce theft and fraud, crimes that can impact consumer prices.

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Release Prepared By:

Charles McClure
Boise Police Public Information