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Boise Man Convicted Related to Ontario Home Invasion Robbery Investigation
07/31/2008
Dan Norris, District Attorney
Malheur County District Attorney's Office
Office: (541) 473-5127

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A suspect arrested in connection with a November 2007 Ontario-area home invasion robbery and a burglary of a separate unoccupied house was found guilty today in Malheur County Circuit Court on four different felony charges.

 
State, county and city police agencies in Oregon and Idaho were involved in the investigation of a home invasion robbery on November 22, 2007 at 3991 Highway 201 in Ontario. On March 6, 2008, Idaho State Police arrested ANDREW AARON TUCKER, age 39, from Boise, and lodged him in Ada County Jail as a Fugitive from Justice based upon an Oregon arrest warrant.
 
According to Malheur County District Attorney Dan Norris, TUCKER was found guilty following a one-week trial on the following charges:
  • Burglary in the First Degree
  • Burglary in the Second Degree
  • Robbery in the Second Degree
  • Aggravated Theft
 
Sentencing is being scheduled for a later date. Other arrests may be made in the future related to this investigation.
 
Oregon State Police were assisted during this investigation by Malheur County District Attorney's Office, Malheur County Sheriff's Office, Ontario Police Department, Nyssa Police Department, Boise Police Department, Nampa Police Department, and Idaho State Police Criminal Investigation Unit.