CLARKSTON, Wash. (AP) - Police arrested a 53-year-old sex offender for investigation of rape and murder charges in the death of a 69-year-old woman in Clarkston.
Bisir B. Muhammad, also known as Billy Joe Dallas, had a court appearance Wednesday in Asotin and was ordered held on $1 million bail.
Court papers say surveillance video and a search of his vehicle tied the Clarkston man to the death of Ina Clare Richardson whose naked body was found Friday at a park on the Snake River.
Muhammad told police he was somewhere else at the time she was killed.
KXLY reports (https://bit.ly/1v7HDuR ) Muhammad is a registered sex offender because of a 1977 rape conviction in Arkansas.
Information from: KXLY-TV, https://www.kxly.com/
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