Boise man charged with exposing partner to HIV

December 13, 2013 

A Boise man is facing possible prison time after police say he knowingly exposed a sexual partner to the HIV virus.

James Seth Lamorie, 40, was arrested on a felony warrant Thursday night.

A man who said he learned Lamorie was HIV positive after the two had sex contacted police in August. The victim told police he wanted to press charges against

Lamorie for knowingly exposing him to the virus.

Lamorie has been charged with felony transfer of bodily fluids that contain HIV. If convicted, he could face up to 15 years in prison.

It is unknown if the victim contracted HIV.

Lamorie is scheduled for arraignment Friday afternoon.

Idaho Statesman is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service