A 17-year-old male was arrested for the murder of 6-year-old Jenise Wright, whose body was found near her Bremerton home earlier this week.
Det. Lt. Earl Smith said the 17-year-old will be charged with second degree murder, first degree manslaughter and rape.
The suspect’s name has not been released.
Jenise Wright’s death was ruled a homicide. Her body was found in the woods near her mobile home park.