BOUNTIFUL — The family of a 7-year-old identity theft victim will participate in a public meeting Thursday hosted by

The meeting will be at 7 p.m. at the Bountiful City Library, 725 S. Main.

Ronald Mortensen will lead the discussion on issues such as protecting children from identity theft and what happens if a child is victimized. Mortensen is a Republican candidate for the open Senate District 23 seat. He faces Dan Liljenquist in the June 24 primary.