Nampa teen arrested, accused of child enticement via internet

Brenden Gilpin
Brenden Gilpin

Nampa police arrested an 18-year-old man on charges of child enticement over the internet, according to a Nampa Police Department press release.

According to court records, Brenden Gilpin faces a felony charge of trying to “lure a child under 16.” Records also show Gilpin was arrested July 6.

It wasn’t immediately clear whether the child in question was an Idaho resident or whether the child was known to Gilpin.

He’s due in court for a preliminary hearing Aug. 1.

Police are asking anyone with information concerning related charges tied to Gilpin to contact Nampa police at 208-465-227 or Crime Stoppers at 208-343-COPS.