Hillsboro Police Dept.
Hillsboro Police Detectives Arrest Man for Theft by Deception (Photo)
The Hillsboro Police Street Crimes Detectives have arrested DERRICK DESHAWN BOSS, age 37 for a craigslist scam involving bogus concert tickets.
On 08/18/15, at 7:00 PM, Hillsboro detectives were alerted by a victim of a theft of $300. whereby she had purchased tickets to an upcoming Kevin Hart show at the Moda Center after responding to a Craigslist ad. She arranged to meet the suspect, Derrick Boss in a parking lot and gave him the money for the 2 tickets. After checking the tickets she realized that they were bogus and called police.
Hillsboro detectives arranged to meet the suspect in a parking lot near 188th and Tanasborne Drive in Hillsboro to purchase tickets from him.
Boss came to the parking lot at the appointed time and police arrested him for 2 counts of Theft by Deception. He was lodged in the Washington County Jail on these charges.
Boss is from the Seattle area and is may have committed similar crimes in the Portland area. Detectives are interested in speaking with any other victims that may have been scammed by him. The public mat call Hillsboro detectives at 503 681 6175.
The public is advised to always purchase items and tickets from a trusted source.
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Attached Media Files: boss
Hillsboro Police Arrest Bank Robbery Suspect (Photo)
On August 7, 2015 at about 9:15 PM, Hillsboro Police detectives served a search warrant on a residence located in the 6700 block of SE Sweet Meadow Ln. in the city of Hillsboro related to the robbery of a Key Bank branch in Hillsboro on August 6 and arrested Kristina Keller, 32. Keller was arrested without incident, and she was lodged in the Washington County Jail on a charge of Robbery in the Second Degree.
Keller was identified as the suspect in the robbery by Hillsboro Police detectives following tips generated by coverage from local media outlets.
Hillsboro Police Detectives Search For Robbery Suspect (Photo)
At 2:00 pm, on Thursday 8/6/15 a female entered the KeyBank branch located at 2898 SE 67th Ave in Hillsboro and committed the crimes of robbery and theft. She claimed to be armed with a firearm and demanded money. No weapon was seen. The teller complied with her request and the suspect fled the bank on foot and one was hurt.
Hillsboro Police are currently looking for any leads as to who this person might be. She is described as a white female, age 35-45, 5' 2" to 5' 6" with a heavy build and dark hair.
The public may call detective Patrick Brady at 503 681-6190 with any information.
Photos of the suspect attached.
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