1540 FOOTE DRIVE
IDAHO FALLS ID 83402
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
On June 7, 2011, at approximately 09:33 am, Cpl. Vance Cox, Idaho State Police, stopped a 1997 Toyota RAV-4 on Interstate 15 near Hamer, Jefferson County. The driver was identified as Boyd K. Hickman, 50 YOA of Nevada. Hickman, who is a convicted felon, was in possession of a sawed-off shotgun as well as two baggies of methamphetamine. He was also in possession of drug paraphernalia.
Hickman was charged with felony possession of methamphetamine with the intent to deliver, possession of drug paraphernalia, and driving under the influence of drugs. He was booked into the Jefferson County jail. The investigation into the firearms violation is continuing and the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is seizing Hickman's vehicle.
Cpl. Cox was assisted by Idaho State Police Investigations and the Madison County Sheriff's Office.
Questions and inquiries contact Lt. Chris Weadick, 208-525-7377.