Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Theft of a gas card from employer ends in felony warrant arrest; Daily incident report

   Warrant Arrested: Jocelyn J. Dacier, 37, 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 a stolen gas card taken from the suspect's employer at the time. Evidence indicates the suspect was involved in the theft of the gas credit card and used that card to make purchases at local merchants in July of this year. The card was reported stolen to police in September and a detailed investigation began. When officers completed their investigation, the information was forwarded to the Ada County Prosecuting Attorney's Office and resulted in the felony warrant for grand theft.

   TITLE 18 CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS CHAPTER 24 THEFT 18-2403. Theft. (1) A person steals property and commits theft when, with intent to deprive another of property or to appropriate the same to himself or to a third person, he wrongfully takes, obtains or withholds such property from an owner thereof. (b)A person is guilty of grand theft when he commits a theft as defined in this chapter and when:  3.The property consists of a check, draft or order for the payment of money upon any bank, or a check, draft or order account number, or a financial transaction card or financial transaction card account number as those terms are defined in section 18-3122, Idaho Code;

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Release Prepared By:

Charles McClure

Boise Police Public Information