Boise woman arrested for child enticement

Posted: 1:11 PM, Jul 23, 2018
Updated: 2018-07-23 15:12:39-04
Boise woman arrested for child enticement

A Boise woman has been booked into the Ada County Jail, charged with misdemeanor child enticement.

According to an e-mail from the Boise Police Department, about 8:15 p.m. on Friday, July 20th, officers responded to a report of a possibly intoxicated woman in the 6300 block of West Russett Street, near the intersection of Fairview Avenue and Curtis Road. 

“Officers also learned the suspect had attempted to entice two male juveniles away from their residence. Witnesses said the suspect asked the juveniles to leave with her and attempted to pull one juvenile by his waist,” said Boise Police spokeswoman Haley Williams. “Officers found a woman matching the description of the suspect and attempted to talk to her. The suspect ran from police and resisted, but officers were able to take her into custody, as she was running into a residence.”

The suspect was later identified as Virginia Emery, 53, of Boise. She was booked on misdemeanors charges of child enticement and resisting officers.