Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: BPD Media Relations Office


Thursday, April 26, 2012

Boise Police want your help investigating overnight residential burglaries

   Officers want your help in identifying the suspect, or suspects, in a series of overnight burglaries that took place in a Boise neighborhood.

What happened: Officers began receiving calls from victims in a neighborhood near Eckert and Warm Springs Avenue this morning. Evidence indicates the suspect, or suspects, gained access to the victim's garages in order to steal items from cars parked inside. The suspect used windows, dog doors and unlocked doors to burglarize at least 7 garages. Officers suspect there may be more reports as victims return home from work. Officers have determined the crimes most likely took place between midnight and 4 a.m. this morning. At this time, it appears that the suspect or suspects have taken small items from the vehicles.  Officers do not have a suspect or vehicle description to release. 

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS, or log onto, or text CRIMES or 274637, subject: Tip236. 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.


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Release Prepared By:

Charles McClure

Boise Police Public Information