Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Officers Search for Robbery Suspect

08-16-11 Officers Search for Robbery Suspect

    Boise, August 16, 2011 - Boise Police are searching for the man who reportedly robbed a pizza restaurant on the 2800 blk of W. State Street overnight. 

    What Happened:Boise Police were called just before 10:30 p.m. last night, Monday, August 15th to the restaurant where witnesses reported the business had just been robbed.

    Witnesses tell officers a man walked into the restaurant shortly after closing and verbally demanded cash from a employee. The man did not display a weapon. He left the restaurant with an undisclosed amount of cash.

    Suspect description:The robbery suspect is described as an older, light skinned male, about 6'1", 220 pounds, shoulder length hair and "scruffy" facial hair, possibly a goatee. He was wearing a cowboy hat, sunglasses, a grey and blue buttoned shirt, light colored pants and latex gloves.

    Crime Stoppers:Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 343-COPSor 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.