BOISE -- A Boise woman is charged with grand theft after police say she went on a mini crime spree Saturday morning.
Boise Police were called to a restaurant on the 1700 block of Cole Road around 9:30 a.m. after witnesses say a woman ordered a meal and then left without paying for it. The woman was later identified as 49-year-old Sherri L. Lake.
Witnesses were able to provide police with a good description of the woman's vehicle.
A short time later police were called to a convenience store on the 2700 block of S. Orchard Street. Employees said a woman entered the store, got some beer and cigars and left without paying for the items.
Police received a third call. This time there was a report of a woman stealing sunglasses from a convenience store on the 10,000 block of W. State Street.
Police say all three crimes took place in less than one hour.
A short time later, police received a call about a hit and run collision involving the suspect's vehicle on Poplar Street. An officer spotted Lake driving on Ballantyne Lane in Eagle.
Police say they found beer, cigars and sunglasses in Lake's vehicle. She was arrested and booked into the Ada County Jail.
She is also charged with leaving the scene of an accident. The investigation continues and more charges may be forthcoming.