Tyler Boebert, son of Congresswoman Lauren Boebert, faces multiple charges after arrest

Tyler Boebert, the 18-year-old son of Republican Congresswoman Lauren Boebert, was arrested on February 27, 2024, in Garfield County, Colorado, and faces 22 charges related to vehicle and property thefts. This is the second arrest involving the Boebert family in less than two months, as the congresswoman’s ex-husband, Jayson Boebert, was also arrested in January for allegedly assaulting Tyler.

A string of thefts leads to Tyler Boebert’s arrest

According to the Rifle Police Department’s Facebook page, Tyler Boebert was arrested at around 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, after a string of vehicle and property thefts in the area. The police said they recovered several stolen items, including credit cards, identification documents, and personal belongings, from Tyler Boebert and his accomplices.

Tyler Boebert is facing the following charges:

  • Criminal possession of a financial device (four counts)
  • First degree criminal auto trespass with intent to commit crime (three counts)
  • Criminal possession of ID docs (four counts)
  • Conspiracy to commit (felony) (one count)
  • ID theft possession with intent to use (four counts)
  • Contributing to delinquency of a minor (three counts)
  • Theft- less than $300 (three counts)

The police said they are still investigating the case and more charges may be added. Tyler Boebert is currently being held at the Garfield County Jail on a $50,000 bond.

Tyler Boebert’s father was also arrested in January for allegedly assaulting him

The arrest of Tyler Boebert comes after his father, Jayson Boebert, was also arrested in January for allegedly shoving his son and digging his thumb into his mouth during an altercation at their home in Silt, Colorado. Tyler Boebert called 911 and told the dispatcher that his father was drunk and had a rifle, according to an arrest warrant obtained by The Post.

Lauren Boebert’s son arrested

Jayson Boebert was charged with prohibited use of weapons, harassment, and assault in the third degree for the incident with his son. He was also charged with disorderly conduct, obstruction of a peace officer, and trespass in the third degree for a separate incident that involved his ex-wife, Congresswoman Lauren Boebert, at a restaurant in Silt on January 6, 2024.

According to the Silt Police, Jayson Boebert called the cops on his ex-wife and claimed she had punched him in the face in a case of “domestic violence”. However, the police cleared Lauren Boebert of any wrongdoing, as they found no evidence of physical injury or damage to the restaurant. The police said Jayson Boebert was uncooperative and refused to leave the restaurant, which led to his arrest.

Congresswoman Lauren Boebert has not commented on her son’s arrest

Congresswoman Lauren Boebert, who represents Colorado’s 3rd congressional district, has not commented on her son’s arrest as of yet. She is known for her staunch support of former President Donald Trump, her opposition to gun control, and her controversial statements on social media.

Lauren Boebert divorced Jayson Boebert in 2023, after 18 years of marriage. They have four sons together, including Tyler. Lauren Boebert remarried in 2024 to a man named Robert Pogue, who is a former Marine and a businessman.

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