Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Friday, April 05, 2013

Bike thefts lead to Grand Theft Warrant arrest; Daily incident report

   Warrant Arrested: Patrick D. Rife, 43, Boise

   Warrant Charges: Grand Theft (F)

     The suspect was taken into custody on an outstanding felony warrant for Grand Theft yesterday.

    The arrest warrant stems from an ongoing investigation into three stolen bikes taken from different victims in 2011. Evidence indicates the suspect sold the bikes to obtain cash shortly after the thefts. 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