Monday, January 11, 2021

Two separate arrests both for outstanding warrants made this morning at the State Capitol

IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer

Headquarters 700 S. Stratford Dr., Meridian, ID 83642

For Immediate Release: January 11, 2021, 2:05 p.m.
Please direct questions to the ISP Public Affairs Office

This morning, Idaho State Troopers arrested two people approximately one hour apart, after they were each identified as being the subjects of outstanding arrest warrants. Both were taken into custody without incident. Neither arrest was the direct result of activity that occurred today at the State Capitol.

Arrested: Robert J.R. Jones, 40, Nampa
Charge: Warrant - disturbing the peace (m)

Jones was arrested as he stood near a small group of people at a pop-up tent in front of the Idaho State Capitol at approximately 10:39 a.m.

Arrested: David M. Pettinger, 44, Eagle
Charge: Warrant - disturbing the peace (m)

Pettinger was arrested as he and a small group of people entered the inside ground floor of the Capitol building at approx. 11:47 a.m.

Both Jones and Pettinger were booked into the Ada County Jail on the above charges. Both warrants stem from investigations conducted by the Boise Police Department.