Boise Gymnastics Coach Charged with Sexual Battery


Derek Nesbitt
  • Courtesy Ada County Sheriff's Department
  • Derek Nesbitt

A Boise man, entrusted with the safety of boys and girls while serving as a coach and instructor at a local gymnastics facility, is behind bars at the Ada County Jail, charged with sexual battery. Ada County Sheriff's deputies said additional charges are pending.

Derek Nesbitt, 22, is charged with having sexual contact with two minors. Law enforcement said Nesbitt also provided alcohol to teens at his Boise home.

Detectives are asking anyone with information about Nesbitt to contact the Ada County Sheriff's Department at 208-577-3734 or Boise Crime Stoppers at 208-343-COPS.