A Thurston County jury will decide in coming weeks whether to release Johnny J. Davis from the Special Commitment Center on McNeil Island. Davis was convicted as a teenager of multiple sex offenses — including child rape and kidnapping.
Auburn police have arrested a 53-year-old homeless man two weeks ago after police in Chandler, Arizona, issued a warrant for his arrest, accusing him of killing his wife in 1987. Both grew up in Enumclaw. Her remains have never been found.