Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Monday, September 26, 2011

Use of a knife leads to Felony Aggravated Assault charges; Weekend incident report

09-26-11 Use of a knife leads to Felony Aggravated Assault charges; Weekend incident report

   Arrested: Cornejo D. Erazo, 22, Kuna

   Charges: 2 counts of Aggravated Assault (F)

    Boise Police responded to a report of a fight with a knife at a residence near Fairview Avenue and Cole Road Friday, September 23rd, at approximately 5:00 a.m. Multiple witnesses tell police the suspect and two victims became involved in a verbal argument in the front yard over an ongoing dispute. At one point, the victims tell police the suspect pulled a knife and aggressively approached the two victims, making a slashing motion toward them. One of the victims called 911 and the suspect fled in a vehicle. No one was injured in the incident. With the assistance of Ada County Deputies the suspect was located at a residence in Kuna and taken into custody without incident. The suspect was transported to the Ada County Jail and booked on the above listed charges.

TITLE 18 CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS CHAPTER 9 ASSAULT AND BATTERY 18-905.Aggravated assault defined. An aggravated assault is an assault: (a)  With a deadly weapon or instrument without intent to kill; or (b)  By any means or force likely to produce great bodily harm.

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    Arrested: Cheri L. Zoubi, 26, Nampa

    Charges:Driving Under the Influence (DUI)(F)

  Boise Police observed a vehicle speeding and weaving through heavy traffic without signaling at Front and 13th streets Saturday, September 24th, at approximately 10:30 p.m. The suspect, who appeared to be very intoxicated at the time, failed several field sobriety tests and blew a .14/.14 at the Ada County Jail. A check through Ada County records indicated the suspect had 2 prior convictions for DUI making this charge a felony. The suspect was booked at the Ada County Jail on the above listed charges.

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  Warrant Arrested: Timothy A. Crawford, 52, Boise

  Warrant Charges:Driving Under the Influence (DUI)(F)

    The suspect was taken into custody on an outstanding felony warrant for Driving Under the Influence Friday.

   The arrest warrant stems from an ongoing investigation into a collision that took place on February of this year. Evidence indicates the suspect was operating a vehicle involved in the incident. A blood draw was taken for later evidentiary testing. That investigative information was forwarded to the Ada County Prosecuting Attorney's Office and resulted in the felony warrant.

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   Arrested: Colin P. Post, 32, Boise

   Charges: Grand Theft (F)

    Boise Police received a report of a stolen laptop computer on September 21st of this year. Victims tell police the item had been taken from their home in the north end. A detailed investigation led officers to the suspect on Friday, September 23rd. After conducting further investigation the computer was recovered and the suspect was taken into custody. The suspect was transported to the Ada County Jail and booked on the above listed charges.

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  Warrant Arrested: Angela S. Hart, 48, Nampa

  Warrant Charges:Burglary (F)

    The suspect was taken into custody on an outstanding felony warrant for Burglary Saturday.

   The arrest warrant stems from an ongoing investigation into the fraudulent use of a credit card to make purchases at local merchants. Evidence indicates the suspect used the stolen credit card to permanently deprive the merchants of goods. That investigative information was forwarded to the Ada County Prosecuting Attorney's Office and resulted in the felony warrant.

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Release Prepared By:

Charles McClure
Boise Police Public Information