Arrested: Todd J. McMillan, 29, Trenton, FL
Charged: DUI - Enhanced (m) ISC 18-8004C-1a
Boise Police were called by the crew of a Boise Fire Engine
early yesterday morning at 3:09 a.m. when the firefighters noticed
the driver of a Ford pickup was going the wrong way down N. 6th
near W. Idaho Street. Firefighters were able to provide officers
with a very good description of the suspect vehicle. About 15
minutes later, officers found the vehicle stopped with the engine
running in a parking lot at Broadway Ave and W. Howe Street.
Officers walked up to the truck and found the driver passed out.
The driver had an open bottle of beer between his legs. Officers
woke him and noticed he had red, bloodshot eyes, and very slurred
speech. The driver failed field sobriety tests and provided two
breath samples of .204/.204.
For Enhanced DUI penalties,
Arrested: James R. Tucker, 40, transient
Charged: Robbery (F), Injury by Graffiti (m)(cited)
A Boise Police officer on patrol walking down Main street Friday
at 1:45 p.m. was approached by a man reporting he'd just been the
victim of an attempted robbery. The victim told the officer he'd
been approached by a man who commented on his "nice dress shoes"
and asked for spare change. The victim replied he had no spare
change and wouldn't take off his shoes. When he refused, the victim
says they suspect pulled a knife and repeated for the victim to
take his shoes off. According to the victim, a third man who
appeared to be an acquaintance of the suspect tried to calm the
situation and the victim was able to safely walk past and soon saw
the officer. The victim was able to point the officer to the
suspect who was walking at 11th & Main Streets.
With information the suspect was armed, the officer called for
assistance. Two additional officers arrived almost immediatley and
the suspect was taken into custody. During the investigation,
officers found the suspect appeared intoxicated. They also found
evidence the suspect had recently used a thick black Sharpie ink
pen to "tag" traffic boxes in the downtown area. A knife and
several Sharpies were found in the possession of the suspect. He
was arrested on the above charges and booked into the Ada County
Arrested: Paul M. Evans, 41, Boise
Charged: Possession of a Controlled Substance - Meth (F),
Possession of drug paraphernalia.
Boise Police were investigating a suspicious subject in a
vehicle in the area of W. State St and N. 24th St. Sunday
afternoon, April 8th. Officers made contact with the man in the car
and soon discovered he was in possession of a small baggie
with white crystal substance inside. The substance field tested
presumptive positive for three grams of methamphetamine. The
suspect was also found to be in possession of two glass pipes with
burnt residue on the inside. The suspect was arrested on the above
Arrested: Tonia L. Pearman, 43, Boise
Charged: Grand Theft (F), petit theft (m)
Boise officers were called by employees of a retail store on the
8200 block of W. Fairview Ave. early Friday evening, April 6th.
Store employees pointed out a woman who was trying to buy items
with several gift cards that came back stolen. Officers found the
gift cards had indeed been reported stolen to Boise Police in late
February from a business on W. Overland near S. Curtis Road. The
suspect was arrested on the above charges.