Two Arrests Lead to Burglary, Drug Charges


Brandyn L. Thompson, 18, Boise, is charged with burglary and failure to appear.

Joshua L. Thompson, 20, of Boise, was arrested on burglary charges May 22.

Responding to a burglary alarm near the 2000 block of N. 34th Street early the morning of May 23, around midnight, Boise Police found two suspects inside a fenced area of a business and attempted to make contact before the pair fled on foot.

18-year-old Brandyn L. Thompson and 20-year-old Joshua L. Thompson, both of Boise, were arrested on felony burglary charges after officers took the pair into custody a short distance away. An investigation revealed the pair planned to burglarize the compound, according to BPD.

Hours earlier, at around 9 p.m. May 22, Boise Police stopped a vehicle after an illegal lane change near S. Orchard Street and the freeway.

"Kamo," a Boise Police K-9, alerted officers the vehicle may contain illegal drugs. After a search of the vehicle, officers found 419 grams of marijuana in zip lock bags, 11 oxycontin pills, scales and pipes, according to a release.

25-year-old Bryan S. Shely Jr., of Veneta, Ore., was booked on felony and misdemeanor possession charges.

25-year-old Bryan S. Shely Jr. of Veneta, Ore. was arrested and charged with possession May 22.