Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Possession of meth and stealing from an employer; Daily incident report

11-30-11 Possession of meth and stealing from an employer; Daily incident report

  Warrant Arrested: Christopher W. Rex, 50, Boise

  Warrant Charges:Possession of a Controlled Substance (F)

    The suspect was taken into custody on an outstanding felony warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance yesterday.

   The arrest warrant stems from an ongoing investigation into the possession of meth on September 25th of this year. On that date Neighborhood Contact Officers (NCO's) conducted a search of the residence and recovered a small amount of meth. Evidence indicates the suspect was the owner of the controlled substance at the residence on the 4100 block of West Targee Street. That investigative information was forwarded to the Ada County Prosecuting Attorney's Office and resulted in the felony warrant.

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  Warrant Arrested: Jason D. Nelson, 34, Boise

  Warrant Charges:Grand Theft (F)

    The suspect was taken into custody on an outstanding felony warrant for Grand Theft yesterday.

   The arrest warrant stems from an ongoing investigation into the theft of funds from a convenience store where the suspect was an employee starting in June of this year. Evidence indicates the suspect was involved in obtaining at least $500.00 in funds from the business through fraudulent means. 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