Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Wednesday, March 09, 2011

Speeding wrong way driver arrested for Felony DUI; Overnight incident report

03-09-11 Speeding wrong way driver arrested for Felony DUI; Overnight incident report

    Arrested: Mary L. Quinn, 52, Nampa

    Charges:Driving Under the Influence (DUI)(F), Driving Without Privileges (DWP)(m), 3 Fugitive to Idaho charges based on out of state warrants

  Boise Police observed a vehicle travelling northbound on 27th approaching Main street turn east (the wrong way on Main street) last night, March 8th, at approximately 11:00 p.m. The vehicle was speeding at an estimated 50 miles per hour in a 35 mile per hour zone and failed to yield to officers for several blocks. Officers stopped the vehicle at 23rd and Main. The suspect, who appeared to be very intoxicated at the time, failed several field sobriety tests and blood was drawn for later evidentiary testing. A check through Ada County records indicated the suspect had prior convictions for DUI making this charge a Felony. Records indicated the suspect was also currently suspended from driving and had outstanding warrants for her arrest from out of state agencies. The suspect was booked at the Ada County Jail on the above listed charges.

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  Arrested: Ray R. Chavez, 30, Boise

   Charges: Possession of a Controlled Substance (Meth)(F), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (m), Probation Violation charges

    Boise Police arrested Ray Chavez yesterday at approximately 12:00 noon at a store on the 5200 block of West Franklin on Probation Violation charges. A search of the suspects person revealed a baggie containing approximately one gram total package weight of Meth and a glass pipe. The suspect was transported to the Ada County Jail and booked on the above listed charges.

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  Arrested: Brian E. Hogue, 29, Boise

   Charges: 4 counts of Issuing Checks Without Funds (F),

    Boise Police detectives arrested Brian Hogue yesterday, March 8th after a detailed investigation into the issuing of checks without funds to four local retail outlets. Detectives have evidence that indicates the suspect began writing the bad checks starting in mid February at local businesses, resulting a losses exceeding $10,000.00 before it was reported to police on March 2nd. After a detailed investigation the suspect was transported to the Ada County Jail yesterday and booked on the above listed charges.

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Release Prepared By:

Charles McClure
Boise Police Public Information