Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Fight call leads to Felony drug charges; Daily incident report

    Arrested: John P. Megis, 21, Garden City

    Charges: Possession of a Controlled Substance (Heroin)(F), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (m)

    Arrested: Jacob L. Beutler, 21, Boise

    Charges: Possession of a Controlled Substance (Oxycodone)(F), Probation Violation charges (m), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (m)

   Boise Police responded to a report of a fight at a motel on the 5600 block of West Fairview last night, May 21st, at approximately 11:45 p.m. As officers contacted one of the involved parties, later identified as Jacob Beutler, a Boise Police K-9 named "Turk" alerted on the vehicle, indicating the likely presence of drugs. A search of the vehicle revealed syringes, baggies containing residue and a small amount of Oxycodone without a prescription. Officers also determined through Ada County Dispatch that Jacob Beutler had a current warrant for his arrest on probation violation charges. As officers contacted the other party to the incident, later identified as John Megis, they conducted a search of his person and located a spoon with Heroin residue on it. The suspects were booked at the Ada County Jail on the above listed charges.

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    Arrested: David J. Clos, 35, Boise

    Charges: Possession of a Controlled Substance (Meth)(F), Possession of a Controlled Substance (Marijuana)(m), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (m)

   Boise Police on patrol early yesterday morning, May 21st, at approximately 6:30 a.m. observed a vehicle with an obstructed windshield and illegal fenders. Officers conducted a traffic stop near West Fairview and Wildwood Street. As officers contacted the driver, they received consent to search. Officers located approximately 26 grams total package weight of marijuana, scales, a pipe and other items of drug paraphernalia in the vehicle. Officers also located a small vial with a small amount of Meth. The suspect was booked at the Ada County Jail on the above listed charges.

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Release Prepared By:

Charles McClure

Boise Police Public Information