Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Friday, November 22, 2013

Motel disturbance leads to Meth arrest; Indecent Exposure Warrant Arrest; BPD Daily Incident Report

Arrested: Travis L. Duchene, 41, Boise

Charged: Possession of a Controlled Substance - Meth (F), Disturbing the peace (m)

Boise Police responded to a citizen call at a motel on the 2300 block of West Airport Way shortly before midnight. Witnesses reported to officers that a man staying in one of the rooms was being aggressive and disruptive to others to the point they were fearful of his actions. A witness signed a complaint against the suspect for disturbing the peace. In a search following his arrest on the misdemeanor charge, officers found the suspect to be in possession of two baggies containing approximately three grams of a substance that field tested positive for methamphetamine. Officers booked the suspect into the Ada County Jail on the above charge. 

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Arrested: Fred J. McLeod, 42, Boise

Charged: Indecent Exposure 2nd offense within 5 years ISC 18-4116 (F) 

The suspect was arrested yesterday on a warrant for the above charge issued by Ada County. The warrant is in connection with an incident that occurred in an alley in the area of West Jefferson and North 15th Streets August 2, 2013. Several female witnesses reported to police that dat that a man had slowly driven by them several times exposing his genitals. The witnesses told investigating officers the behavior was offensive to them and they wished to file a complaint. Investigating officers found evidence to identify the suspect as McLeod. Officers reports were review by Ada County Prosecutors leading to the felony charge. 

 18-4116. Indecent exposure. Every person who willfully and lewdly, either:
(1)Exposes his or her genitals, in any public place, or in any place where there is present another person or persons who are offended or annoyed thereby; or,
(2)Procures, counsels, or assists any person so to expose his or her genitals, where there is present another person or persons who are offended or annoyed thereby is guilty of a misdemeanor.
Any person who pleads guilty to or is found guilty of a violation of subsection (1) or (2) of this section or a similar statute in another state or any local jurisdiction for a second time within five (5) years, notwithstanding the form of the judgment(s) or withheld judgment(s), is guilty of a felony and shall be imprisoned in the state prison for a period not to exceed ten (10) years.