Wanted Sex Offender Arrested in Downtown Portland (Photo)

September 30, 2017 09:00


On Saturday September 30, 2017, at 2:57 a.m., Central Precinct officers were patrolling in Old Town China Town when a community member alerted them of a possible wanted person.

Officers learned the witness had seen the wanted person on the news earlier. The community member provided a description of the wanted person and the wanted man's last known location. The officers immediately responded to the the area of Northwest Broadway and West Burnside Street. At the intersection, officers observed located the man the witness described. Officers believed the man was 58-year-old Dennis J. Davis.

The officers knew Davis had an active warrant for his arrest.

Officers contacted and verified the man was Davis. Davis was placed in custody and transported to the Multnomah County Jail. Davis waslodged on a charge of Possession of Methamphetamine and a warrant associated with a previous Rape in the First Degree conviction.



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