Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Thursday, March 08, 2012

Afternoon Robbery (With Suspect Photo)

Boise Police would like your help identifying a man who robbed a local restaurant this afternoon. 

Boise March 8th, 2012.Boise Police would like your help identifying a man who robbed a local restaurant this afternoon. 

   What happened:Boise Police received the report of a robbery at a local restaurant on the 6900 block of West Fairview Avenue between Allumbaugh and Mckinney this afternoon at approximately 3:09 p.m.  Witnesses tell police the suspect entered restaurant, showed an employee a note demanding cash and made verbal threats indicating he had a weapon. No weapon displayed during the incident. The suspect left with an undisclosed amount of cash. Witnesses tell police the suspect was last seen on foot headed south on McKinney.

   SUSPECT DESCRIPTION:Witnesses tell police the suspect is a light skinned male, wearing a white and dark colored hoodie type sweatshirt and  jeans at the time of the robbery. He is described as approximately 5'6" - 5'8", and 200 lbs. The suspect had a mustache and a beard according to witnesses and the picture obtained from video.

 SuspectPhotoArmedRobbery03-08-12.jpg

   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 suspects.

Release Prepared By:
Charles McClure
Boise Police Public Information  

or information leading to the arrest of criminal suspects.