Thursday, October 8, 2009

Montana fugitive apprehended in Glenns Ferry

Region 4 Patrol 218 West Yakima, Jerome, ID (208) 324-6000
Fax (208) 324-7897
For further information, contact Captain Kedrick Wills at (208)324-6000 or (208)736-3070

For Immediate Release: 10/08/2009 5:45 pm

Contact: Sgt. Haight

On Wednesday, October 7, 2009, at approximately 10:30 am, the Idaho State Police was contacted by the US Marshall's office out of Montana and given information that Byron Kancillia, who was wanted on three felony warrants, and reported as armed and dangerous was possibly passing through southern Idaho. At approximately 11:34 am, Sergeant Haight spotted the vehicle westbound on Interstate 84 at milepost 127, near King Hill. Sergeant Haight followed the vehicle, a black 2003 Ford F350 pickup, which exited at milepost 121, and proceeded south in to Glenns Ferry. The vehicle was stopped at the intersection of Idaho Avenue and Atlantic Street where the suspect was taken into custody without incident, and transported to the Elmore County Jail. Sergeant Haight was assisted by Trooper Pohanka and Elmore County Deputy Hensley.