BOISE - A Weiser man is facing multiple felony charges after police say he had sexual contact with a minor.

Jessey Joy Gilpin Jr., 39, was arrested Sunday morning after police received reports that he had just had sexual contact with the child at a Boise home.

Investigators say Gilpin and the child know each other, and there is evidence the contact happened more than once.

The investigation is continuing, and the victim is receiving support through the Boise Police Department Victim Services Unit.

Gilpin is held in the Ada County Jail on four counts of lewd conduct with a child under 16. If convicted, he could face up to life in prison.

He is set to be arraigned in court Monday afternoon.

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