Boise Police Bust Trio Suspected of Car Burglaries


Samuel Terry, 21, is charged with burglary, DUI and probation violation.

Chase Erickson, 21, is charged with burglary.

Dylan Reeder, 21, is charged with burglary.

Boise Police say they busted up a trio of suspects attempting to break into vehicles in a parking lot near South Latah and West Alpine streets this morning. An eyewitness said he witnessed the suspects check the doors of several vehicles and rummage through one of the cars. A short time later, another witness said he spotted the trio breaking into another vehicle on the 800 block of Maple Grove.

Dylan Reeder, 21, and Chase Erickson, 21, both of Eagle, were charged with felony burglary, while 21-year-old Samuel Terry of Star was charged with felony burglary and faces additional charges of DUI and probation violation.

Braden Tanijuni, 26, is charged with aggravated assault.

Boise Police said they also busted 26-year-old Braden Tanikuni of Nampa overnight. Customers of a bar on the 100 block of South Sixth Street said Tanikuni flashed a knife in front of a number of people at the bar, and when employees approached Tanikuni, they said he pulled the knife out "in a threatening manner." An employee managed to wrestle the knife away and detain Tanikuni until police arrived. Tanikuni was charged with felony aggravated assault.