Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Update: Suspects booked on Robbery charges; Overnight robbery investigation

    Arrested: Fernando J. Santos, 33, Boise

    Charges: Robbery (F), Trespassing (m)

    Arrested: Kaylan M. Rosa Speers, 25, Boise

    Charges: Robbery (F)

 Two suspects have been arrested and booked into the Ada County Jail following a detailed investigation into the robbery reported this morning. The suspects were booked on the above listed charges at approximately 11:00 a.m. Due to the nature of the ongoing investigation, no further details about the incident are available. 

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    Boise, Feb 21, 2013, 6:00 am - Boise officers are currently investigating a report of a robbery of an individual that occurred earlier this morning in a parking lot near 18th Street and Fairview Avenue, near the Red Lion Downtowner Hotel (The crime did not take place in the hotel). The robbery under investigation does not appear to be random. The victim in this case appears to have been seeking illegal prostitution services when the crime occurred.

  At this time the two suspected individuals involved in the incident have been identified by police and the investigation into the incident is ongoing. There is no threat to the community and due to the nature of the ongoing investigation, no further information is available at this time.