Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director


Sunday, December 29, 2013

Investigation of Armed Robbery at a North Boise Pharmacy

Boise, Dec. 29, 2013 - Boise Police are investigating a reported armed robbery of a pharmacy on the corner of North 15th and West State Streets.

What Happened: Boise Police were called at approximately 7:30 this morning after a man reportedly walked into the pharmacy, displayed a note and a handgun and demanded prescription pain killers. The man left the pharmacy with an undisclosed amount of the prescription meds.

Suspect Description: light skinned male, 6', 200 lbs, wearing a black mask, black hoodie and dark clothing. He was last seen near a dark colored pick up truck that headed westbound on Jefferson Street. 

Crime Stoppers: Anyone with information on the crime is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS, or log onto, or text CRIMES or 274637, subject: Tip236. Tips can also be made via the Crime Stoppers Facebook Page at  A citizen can remain anonymous. A reward of up to $1,000 is offered by Crime Stoppers for information leading to the arrest of criminal suspects.