Lewd conduct investigation leads to arrest of Boise man

June 18, 2019

Arrested:  Michael L. Young, 20, Boise

Charged: Lewd Conduct with a Minor Under 16 (F)- Ten Counts

On Monday afternoon, Boise Police Patrol officers began investigating multiple reports of sexual misconduct with a minor which allegedly occurred approximately one month ago.  Reports indicated the suspect, identified as 20-year-old Michael Young, had on several occasions had lewd contact with a minor who was under the age of 16.  The victim and the suspect were known to each other.  Patrol officers located Young and BPD Special Victims Unit detectives continued the investigation.  Further evidence indicated that the suspect had also had illicit contact with another minor, who was also known to him.  Officers transported Young to the Ada County Jail where he was booked on ten counts of felony lewd conduct with a minor under the age of 16.

The investigation remains ongoing and detectives believe there could possibly be other victims.  Anyone with any information about the suspect is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS (2677), www.343COPS.com , or leave a tip using the “P3 Tips” app for your mobile device.

Contact: Boise Police Media Relations

(208) 570-6180 | BPDMedialine@cityofboise.org

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