Boise man accused of lewd conduct with a child, detectives think there could be more victims

Posted at 11:06 AM, Aug 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-27 13:06:39-04

BOISE, Idaho — A Boise man is in the Ada County Jail on a felony charge of lewd conduct with a child under 16 years of age, according to a news release from the Boise Police Department. After an investigation, officers arrested Wayne Norman, 68, on the above charge.

The investigation began when BPD officers learned of the report on July 8, 2020. After a search warrant and further investigations, officers found evidence the lewd conduct had happened over a number of years, according to the release.

BPD says the victim is known to Norman and was under the age of 16 when the abuse reportedly began. Norman was booked into the Ada County Jail on August 26 and is not eligible for bail, according to the Ada County Jail website.

Detectives believe there is a possibility there could be other victims. If you have any information, call Ada County Dispatch at 208-377-6790.