Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Citizen call leads to more than 100 grams of meth; Daily incident report

  Arrested: Kenneth L. Hughes, 46, Boise

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

   Boise Police Neighborhood Contact Officers, working with Idaho Probation and Parole agents searched a residence on the 2400 block of South Stanley Street yesterday, December 19th, at approximately noon. The search comes on the heels of citizen reports of drug activity at the home. Officers recovered 182 grams total package weight of Meth and other items of drug paraphernalia from the home. The suspect was booked at the Ada County Jail on the above listed charges.

Boise Police Neighborhood Contact Officers are dedicated liaisons between neighborhoods and the police department. Officers work with residents, other officers city and non-profit agencies to solve neighborhood issues like drug houses, burglaries, thefts and other neighborhood safety issues. To contact your Boise Police Neighborhood Contact Officer, log onto www.boisepolice.org and click on Neighborhood Services.

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   Warrant Arrested: Joshua R. Roberts, 33, Colfax WA.

   Warrant Charges:  Stalking (F)

The suspect was taken into custody on an outstanding felony warrant for Stalking yesterday at the Ada County Courthouse. 

    The arrest warrant stems from an ongoing investigation into the harassment of the victim on numerous occasions, in clear violation of a no contact order out of Franklin County Washington. Evidence indicates the suspect repeatedly contacted the victim on numerous occasions. 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