Monday, January 17, 2011


Boise, Idaho (SafeCITY) - Joy Cassidy, a 74-year-old Boise woman, has been arrested after she allegedly poured mayonnaise in the local library book drop.

According to authorities, officers were on the lookout for a car that had been seen during previous condiment crimes at the local library.

Library officials allege that they have found multiple condiments in the book drop from corn syrup to ketchup on at least ten other occasions. Damages are estimated in excess of $1000.

Authorities say that a patrol car noticed a vehicle that matched the prior descriptions at the book drop on Sunday.

When the officer pulled Cassidy's vehicle over, it was discovered that she had just dumped an open jar of mayo into the book return slot before attempting to flee the scene.

Officers say that Cassidy was also driving on an expired license and is alleged to have had a loaded handgun under the driver's seat.

Cassidy was booked in the Ada County Jail on charges of misdemeanor malicious injury to property and carrying a concealed weapon with out a license. Cassidy was released after posting $5000 bond or 10% bail.

1 comment:

  1. She must have early degenerative illness. Used the book drop as a garbage. Lapse of memory, maybe?