BOISE -- Police say they have tracked down a man who stole a car at gunpoint from a Boise residence Monday.
Around 8:10 p.m. officers were called to a robbery at a home near the intersection of Kootenai and Roosevelt streets.
When officers arrived at the home they found two male victims, one who said he was threatened at gunpoint, and a second who said he was hit on the head with a blunt object. Several items were taken along with a white sedan. Police entered the stolen vehicle into a national crime information computer.
Shortly after midnight, Ada County sheriff's deputies spotted the stolen car at an I-84 rest stop just east of Boise.
As officers arrived, the suspect Marco Romero, 29, of Middleton, was walking toward the car carrying a baseball bat. He initially provided false identity to police. Romero was arrested.
He is charged with robbery, possession of a stolen vehicle, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, and providing false information to an officer.
Police say this was not a random crime.
The investigation into the involvement of second suspect is ongoing.