03-05-12 Rape Arrest, Disturbance at motel leads to Meth
Possession Charges; BPD Weekend Incident Report
Arrested: Mario Capora, 60, Boise
Charged: Rape (F)
Boise Police were called early Friday
morning, March 2nd, about 6:00 a.m. by an adult woman reporting
that a male known to her had battered and raped her. The incident
reportedly occurred at an east Boise home overnight Thursday into
Friday. The victim was able to provide officers with a description
of the suspect's vehicle and a possible direction of travel.
Officers found him a short time later on Executive Drive just west
of N. Five Mile Rd. The suspect, Capora, was then questioned by
detectives. After further investigation, the suspect was booked
into the Ada County Jail on the above charge.
Also responding with officers to
the call and providing immediate services to the victim in this
case was a member of the Boise Police Department Victim Services
Unit. To learn more about victim services log onto
www.boisepolice.org and click on Crime Victim Services.
Arrested: David L. Barber, 32, Boise
Charged: Possession of a Controlled Substance-Meth (F),
Possession of drug paraphernalia (m), Driving without privileges
Boise Police were dispatched to a motel
on the 1600 block of W. Main St early this morning for a report of
a disturbance from a motel manager. Officers arrived and saw a man
driving up to the motel who was also identified by witnesses as
being involved in the disturbance. Officers contacted the driver,
later identified as Barber, and immediately noticed he had red
glassy eyes. Officers could smell the odor of an alcoholic beverage
coming from Barber. Officers also found a syringe in Barber's
pocket. Officers placed Barber into custody and in a search
incident to arrest found him in possession of a small amount (less
than one gram) of a crystal-like substance believed to be meth.
Field testing on the substance found it tested presumptive positive
for amphetamines. Officers then discovered Barber's California
drivers license was suspended. He was arrested and booked on the
Arrested: Ruhuddin Sharafi, 18, Boise
Charged: Burglary (F), Warrant - Failure to Appear (m)
On Friday afternoon, March 2nd at 5:41 Boise
Police were called to a retail store on the 5200 block of W.
Franklin Rd by store employees who witnessed the suspect enter the
store then leave with shoes and jewelry without paying. Following
officer follow up, the suspect, Sharafi was booked into the Ada
County Jail on the above charges.