Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Saturday, July 07, 2007

Lewd Conduct Arrest

Lewd Conduct Arrest Boise July 6th 2007, A suspect is in custody facing felony lewd conduct with a minor charges. Karol A Barnes was booked into the Ada County jail on the charge friday July 6th.

Officers received a call from a citizen on July 4th at approximately 18:34 PM who indicated that a child may be in danger at a residence on the 1000 block of south Hilton in Boise. After further investigation detectives determined that the suspect had engaged in inappropriate sexual contact with a male minor child. She was later taken into custody on the lewd conduct charge. The incident took place in a private home. The suspect was known to the victim and this incident is not school related.

Arrested:Karol A Barnes, 33 YOA, of Boise

Charge: lewd conduct with a minor, Felony

No further details are available for release over the weekend.

Anyone with further information is urged to call crimes stoppers at 343-COPS.