Sheriff: Idaho City man solicited child on-line

Posted: 5:33 PM, Jul 18, 2018
Updated: 2018-07-18 23:33:20Z

An Idaho City man been arrested for sexual battery of a minor after authorities say he solicited a child on-line.

Gaitlin Gehrls, 30, was booked into the Ada County Jail about 7:15 p.m. Monday.

The arrest resulted from a joint investigation by the Boise County Sheriff’s Office and the Idaho City Police Department.

Gehrls was arraigned by video in Boise County Magistrate Court Tuesday. His bond was set at $5,000.

The investigation is continuing.

No further details were immediately available.