11-23-11 Officers Search for Vandal who Slashed Tires on some
30 Cars in the North End
Boise, Nov. 23 - Officers are asking for
the public's help in identifying whoever went on a vandalism spree
in Boise's North End this morning, slashing the tires on some 30
parked cars. Officers say most of the cars had more than one tire
What Happened: Officers say the
vandalism most likely occurred this morning between 6:00 a.m. and
7:30 a.m. The first report came into police at 7:40 a.m. Damage to
the tires appears to be from a sharp object about 1/4 -inch wide.
Officers have found about 30 vandalized cars parked in alleys, on
the street and in driveways all in the area of W. Hays, W.
Franklin, N. 5th and N. 6th Streets, and in the alleys west from N.
5th to N. 7th Streets between Hays & Franklin.
Officers have talked to numerous
victims, some of whom are visiting Boise for the Thanksgiving
Crime Stoppers: At this time,
investigating officers have no suspect information. Anyone who may
know who is responsible for the damage, or anyone who may have seen
something suspicious in the area between 6 and 7:30 this morning 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