Boise man accused of trying to entice teen

Posted at 11:00 AM, Mar 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-17 13:12:30-04

A Boise man has been arrested after being accused of sending sexually explicit content to a teenager under the age of 16.

Randall B. King, 55, of Boise was charged with sexual abuse of a child under 16 years of age after a guardian of the teenager contacted police to inform them of illicit electronic content being delivered to the teen.

The suspect was known to the victim.

Boise Police officers believe that King sent lewd images and messages to the victim and attempted to entice the teen to participate in sexual acts.

Following a week-long investigation, King was taken into custody on Wednesday, March 16th.