06-24-11 Aggravated Battery with a frying pan and other
crimes; Daily incident report
Arrested: Daniel J. Lovely, 24, Boise
Charges: Aggravated Battery (F)
Boise Police responded to a report of a
fight at a residence near Cole and Overland early this morning,
June 24th, at approximately 1:00 a.m. The victim tells police he
had been involved in an argument with a roommate. At one point, the
victim tells police the suspect used a cast iron frying pan
to strike him more than once in the head, breaking the handle of
the frying pan. The victim was treated at the scene for a
laceration on his head, then transported to a local hospital. His
injury appeared to be non-life threatening at the time. The suspect
was taken into custody without incident and the frying pan was
recovered from the home. The suspect was transported to the Ada
County Jail and booked on the above listed charges.
Arrested: Jack N. Bidigare, 59,
Charges:Driving Under the Influence
(DUI)(F), Fleeing or Eluding (F), Possession of a Controlled
Boise Police observed a vehicle fail to maintain its
lane as it negotiated a turn early this morning, June 24th, at
approximately 2:00 a.m. Officers stopped the driver in a
parking lot on near Fairview and Cole. Officers noted the strong
odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from the suspects vehicle.
When officers asked the man to step out of the vehicle he refused,
put the vehicle in gear and sped off at a high rate of speed.
Officers pursued the suspect Eastbound on Fairview then North on
Liberty Street. Officers witnessed the suspect speeding and running
stop signs as he attempted to elude police. The suspect eventually
pulled into a driveway near Hartman and Butte. Officers had to
physically restrain the suspect to take him into custody as he
continued to resist police. A search of the suspect incident to his
arrest revealed approximately 7.3 grams total package weight of
marijuana. A blood draw was performed at the Ada County Jail for
later evidentiary testing. A check through Ada County records
indicated the suspect had a prior conviction for felony
DUI making this charge a felony. The suspect was booked at the
Ada County Jail on the above listed charges.
Arrested: Crystal Mitchell, 20, Boise
Charges: Burglary (Attempted)(F),
Providing False Information (m)
Boise Police responded to a report of a
Burglary in progress near Apple and Boise Avenue early this
morning, June 24th, at approximately 2:30 a.m. Witnesses tell
police they saw two suspects with flashlights who appeared to be
trying to get into parked vehicles. Officers located a female adult
suspect who provided false identifying information to police.
Officers later identified her as Crystal Mitchell and obtained
evidence that indicates she had been attempting to locate items
inside the vehicles to steal. The suspect was transported to the
Ada County Jail and booked on the above listed charges.
Arrested: Hector U. Valentin, 19, Pheonix AZ.
Arrested: Quincy N. Wento, 18, Pheonix AZ.
Boise Police responded to a report of a theft at a
retail store on the 400 block of North Milwaukee yesterday, June
23rd, at approximately 6:00 p.m. Store employees tell police that
they witnessed the two suspects conceal merchandise and then leave
the store without paying for the items. Store employees detained
Valentin just outside the store. The second suspect, Wento, was
located a short time later at a nearby hotel. The stolen items were
recovered. Officers believe the suspects entered the store with the
intent to commit the thefts resulting in the burglary charges. The
suspects were transported to the Ada County Jail and booked on the
above listed charges.
Warrant Arrested: Adalfo R. Martin, 34, Caldwell
Warrant Charges: Forgery (F), Probation
The suspect was taken into custody on an
outstanding felony warrant for Forgery yesterday.
The arrest warrant stems from an ongoing
investigation into a check presented to a local business used to
obtain cash. Evidence indicates the suspect was involved in forging
the signature on the check. The suspect used the document to obtain
more than $1,000.00 from a local merchant late last year. That
investigative information was forwarded to the Ada County
Prosecuting Attorney's Office and resulted in the felony
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