LEWISTON - On Thursday, June 10, 2021, Lewiston Police Detectives arrested 22-year-old Colby Lee Gilbert for Lewd and Lascivious Conduct with a child under 16 years of age and Delivery of a Controlled Substance to a Minor, both felonies.
Detective Sergeant Jason Leavitt's investigation into the report of a rape uncovered evidence that Gilbert, from Lewiston, had sex with a 14-year-old girl in Lewiston during the month of May, 2021. The investigation also found evidence that Gilbert had provided a controlled substance, marijuana, to his victim before the act.
Gilbert has a previous conviction for Enticing a Minor. Detectives believe there could be other victims in this area. Anyone with information about Gilbert's relationships with children please contact Det. Sgt. Leavitt at (208) 746-0171.