Two Busts: One Lewd Conduct Charge, One Recovered Stolen Vehicle


Ronald Whitaker, 74, is charged with DUI and receiving or transferring a stolen vehicle

Boise Police said they spotted a vehicle reported stolen form the Mountain Home area at the intersection of Cole and Ustick Roads last night. Law enforcement said the driver appeared to be very intoxicated and failed several field sobriety tests. Records also indicated that the driver had a suspended license and prior DUI convictions.

Ronald Whitaker, 74, of Mountain Home is charged with DUI, drug possession and receiving or transferring a stolen vehicle.

Brian Thomas, 28, is charged with lewd conduct with a minor.

Boise Police also report that they busted 28-year-old Brian Thomas of Boise on Wednesday following an investigation of illegal sexual activity with a minor. Thomas faces a felony count of lewd conduct with a minor.