09-04-11 Officers search for Armed Robbery Suspect
Boise, Sept. 4, 2011 - Boise Police are
asking the public's help in identifying the man who robbed a shoe
store at gunpoint last night.
What Happened:Boise Police were called
at 7:50 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 3rd to the retail store on the 8100
block of W. Overland Rd. Witnesses tell officers the suspect came
in, displayed a black handgun and demanded cash. He left the store
with an undisclosed amount of cash and was last seen on a
mountain bike headed south.
Suspect description:Witnesses describe
the robbery suspect as a light skinned male, approx. 30 years old,
6' tall, shoulder-length "scraggly" hair, wearing a camo baseball
hat, blue T-shirt and khaki shorts. Witnesses say he the
suspect acted as if he may have been under the influence of drugs
and smelled like cigarettes and beer.
Crime Stoppers:Anyone with information
is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS, or 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