Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Sexual Assault Suspect - Sketch

03-17-11 Sexual Assault Suspect - Sketch

    Boise, March 17, 2011 -Boise Police are releasing a sketch of a suspect in a sexual assault reported to have occurred in Winstead Park in July of 2009 in hopes the new information will help detectives find the suspect(s).

   What Happened:Early in the morning of July 15, 2009, Boise Police received a call from an adult female who reported she had been sexually assaulted a short time earlier in the parking lot of Winstead Park, 6150 W. Northview Street. The victim told a detective the assault took place the morning of July 15th between 1:00 and 2:00 a.m. The suspect in the composite sketch is one of three men who reportedly played a part in the assault. The crime has remained under investigation; however the sketch and detailed suspect description are new. Detectives are searching for additional information from the public to help solve this crime.

   Suspect description (composite sketch):The suspect in the composite sketch was a passenger in the pick-up.  He is described as a light skinned white male adult with brown curly hair, approximately 6 feet tall or taller, 200 plus pounds, soft / flabby belly, young looking.  

   Suspect #2:The driver was described as a white male adult, late 50's, 5'3, 175, bulky build forehead (large).

   Suspect #3:The Passenger was described as a white male adult, late 40's, 5'8, 200, medium build, skinny arms, beer gut (large gut), dark curly hair with a beard (salt and pepper color).

   Suspect's Vehicle:At the time of the incident, the suspects were driving a mid-80's full size Ford pick-up.  The paint was two tones, blue (oxidized) with a silver stripe.  It also had an off-white camper shell with a light blue carpet kit inside the bed of the truck.

   Suspect's Dog:The suspects also had with them, a medium sized black and white Border collie dog with black hair covering one eye, white hair covering the other eye.  

  Crime Stoppers:If anyone knows of a person matching the above description, they're urged to call Boise Police via Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS, or log onto www.343cops.com, or text CRIMES or 274637, subject: Tip236. A citizen can remain anonymous. A reward of up to $1,000 is offered by Crime Stoppers for information leading to the arrest of criminal suspects.