Crime

UPDATE: Suspects in armed robbery at Boise hotel arrested

Three suspects were arrested in relation to an armed robbery at a hotel in the 4100 block of South Broadway Avenue near Interstate 84 on Tuesday.

Colton Johnson, 23, of Heyburn; Marisa Andrews, 20, of Rochester, Minn., and Ariel McDermott, 27, of Bremerton, Wash., were charged with felony robbery. Johnson faces an additional felony charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Officers responded to the report at 4:09 p.m. A man allegedly met the suspects in a hotel room in response to an online advertisement, according to witness reports. The suspects then threatened the man at knifepoint to hand over his money. The victim complied and left the hotel room. He told police he feared for his life.

Officers found the suspects in the hotel parking lot trying to get into a vehicle to leave. They were taken into custody without incident.

The robbery victim was not injured, police said.

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