Boise police investigate armed robbery; anyone with information is asked to call police

March 12, 2021

Just after midnight, Boise Police officers responded to a report of an armed robbery at a business near W. State Street and N. Horseshoe Bend Road.  The suspect pointed a gun at the victim working at the store and demanded money.  The suspect also struck the victim with another object, causing minor injuries to the victim, before fleeing the scene.   Police immediately searched the area and worked to find additional witnesses. Officers were unable to find the suspect but evidence suggests the suspect ran north of State Street and along Utahna Road. Boise Police Violent Crime Unit detectives are now investigating and ask anyone with information to call police.


Suspect Description: The suspect is described as a white man in his early 20’s, about 5’7”/5’8”, thin build, wearing a black “hoodie”, baggie dark pants, maroon backpack, black shoes with white soles, white/gray colored rag hanging from his left front pants pocket, yellow sunglasses and a green COVID face mask.

Contact Police: Anyone with information is asked to call dispatch at 208-377-6790 or Crime Stoppers: at 208-343-COPS (2677),, or leave a tip using the “P3 Tips” app for your mobile device.


Contact: Boise Police Media Relations

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