Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director


Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Officers Search for Suspect After Robbery of Store on Fairview Ave.

Boise Police are looking for the man who robbed a small electronics store on the 6400 block of West Fairview Avenue tonight.

What Happened: Officers were called at 6:00 p.m. by witnesses who say a man held up the clerk and stole cash and merchandise from the store. Witnesses say the suspect displayed a black handgun during the robbery. He was last seen on foot.

Suspect Description: Possibly Hispanic male, 5'10", heavier build, mustache and goatee, short hair, wearing a light blue t-shirt and tennis shoes.

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.