Dating a minor in idaho
Police declined to release the location of where the sexual contact occurred to protect the boy's identity.The boy and his mother live in the Meridian area in Ada County, Idaho, Basterrechea said, but detectives discovered through their investigation that the alleged crimes occurred in Canyon County.
"Of course, it's shocking to us when we found it was a law enforcement officer involved in this," Basterrechea said."For a profession that we certainly believe is noble, it affects us all when someone tarnishes the badge.That's hard to deal with." On Thursday, investigators with the Meridian Police Department, assisted by Lake Oswego police, served a search warrant on Alexander's home, Basterrechea said.Alexander was booked into jail on the felony charges early Friday with bail set at $1 million.He has been placed on unpaid administrative leave, Ray said.The Meridian Police Department in Idaho began investigating Alexander on Feb.
28 after the boy's mother discovered inappropriate text messages on her son's cellphone, said Meridian Police Deputy Chief Tracy Basterrechea.
A Washington County sheriff's sergeant has been arrested and accused of twice traveling to Idaho last year to have sex with a 15-year-old boy he met through a dating app, authorities said Friday. Bob Ray, a Washington County Sheriff's Office spokesman.
Alexander, 45, of Lake Oswego, faces two allegations of lewd conduct with a minor child under 16 and one allegation of enticing a child over the Internet or other communication device in Canyon County, said Sgt.
The 16-month-old had come down with a dangerous fever three times and, three times, Swan had called her family's Christian Science practitioner as mandated by their religion.
Three times, Matthew had recovered from his illness.
"We will be analyzing everything to make sure there are no other victims," he said.