05-17-11 Robber reportedly steals cigar; daily incident
Boise, May 17, 2011 - Boise Police are
searching for the suspect in a robbery that reportedly occurred
last night on the sidewalk of the Capitol Blvd bridge. A man called
police at 10:00 p.m. last night and reported he had been walking
north across the bridge when a dark-skinned male approached him
walking south. The suspect demanded the cigar the victim was
smoking. The suspect then lifted his jacket to display what
appeared to be a handgun and demanded a cell phone. When the victim
said he didn't have a cell phone, the suspect took the cigar and
walked off, continuing south across the bridge. The victim walked
to a nearby phone and called police. Officers immediately searched
the area but did not locate the suspect. The suspect is described
as a dark skinned male wearing a grey hoodie and a black beanie.
Officers are currently following leads in this case.
Arrested: Mirissia M. Reyes, 19, Nampa
Charged: Burglary (F)
Boise Police were called by employees of
a retail store in the area of Franklin and Milwaukee Monday
afternoon. Officers found evidence the suspect had taken clothing
items outside the store with no attempt to pay for the items. The
felony burglary charge indicates officers believe the suspect
entered the business with the intention of committing a crime. She
was booked into the Ada County Jail.