POLICE: Boise man & woman charged with drug trafficking

Police say neighbor complaints led to drug bust
Posted at 3:39 PM, Feb 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-27 17:39:26-05

BOISE, Idaho — A Boise man and woman are facing felony drug charges, after Boise Police said they found large quantities of drugs in their residence on the 1100 block of Wilson Street.

50-year-old Brian Sabol and 45-year-old Shannon Smith, both of Boise, were arrested.

Police said neighborhood complaints about suspicious activities at odd hours led them to investigate.

Authorities said members of the Boise Area Narcotics and Drug Interdiction Task Force (BANDIT), neighborhood contact officers and DEA agents served a search warrant Tuesday morning and found more than five grams of heroin, a gram of methamphetamine and one pound of marijuana. Police said the teams also found a large amount of cash, drug paraphernalia and evidence indicative of the sale of controlled substances.

Arrested: Brian N. Sabol, 50, Boise

Charged: Possession of a Controlled Substance (F), Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Manufacture or Deliver (F), Trafficking in Marijuana (F)

Arrested: Shannon E. Smith, 45, Boise

Charged: Drug Trafficking in Heroin (F)