Boise man arrested for lewd conduct with a minor under 16, who police say he met online

Posted at 11:54 AM, Mar 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-15 14:47:51-04

BOISE, Idaho — A 23-year-old Boise man is behind bars on several felony charges, including lewd conduct with a minor under 16.

Police say Cameron Gamel first made contact with a female victim under the age of 16 online on March 9th. Evidence showed Gamel met up with the victim in person over the next few days, even taking several inappropriate pictures and sharing them electronically. Police say he is also accused of having inappropriate sexual contact with the victim.

Gamel was booked into the Ada County jail on five felony charges of lewd conduct with a minor under 16, nine felony charges of distributing sexually exploitative material of a child, and two felony probation violations.

Detectives believe there are more victims. If you have any information, please call Crime Stoppers at 208- 343-COPS (2677),, or leave a tip using the “P3 Tips” app for your mobile device.

The investigation is ongoing.