08-12-11 Citizens catch burglary suspect in the act; Daily
Arrested: Brett A. Frank, 32, Boise
Charges: Burglary (F)
Boise Police on patrol responded to a
citizens report of a Burglary in progress on the 5700 block of West
Fairview yesterday, August 11th, at approximately 8:30 a.m.
Witnesses tell police the suspect was seen entering the victim's
parked vehicle and removing items in a business parking lot. One
witness and the victim chased the suspect a short distance before
physically detaining him near the corner of Bond and Beach streets.
Officers arrived moments later and the suspect was taken into
custody. During the chase witnesses tell police the suspect dropped
the victim's purse. The victim's wallet was also recovered from the
suspects person. The Suspect was transported to the Ada County Jail
and booked on the above listed charges.
Arrested: Victoria M. Hill, 35, Boise
Boise Police responded to a report of a theft
at a retail store on the 1800 block of East Warm Springs Ave
yesterday, August 11th, at approximately 4:00 p.m. Store employees
tell police that they witnessed the suspect conceal a 24 ounce beer
in a purse and then leave the store without paying for it. 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.
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