Trial of alleged child rapist on track to start next Monday

Trial of alleged child rapist on track to start next Monday

After numerous continuances, the trial of the man alleged to have raped a 14-year-old girl, a Mt. Baker Middle School student, on Oct. 9, 2018 in his Auburn apartment is on track to start next week.

A spokesperson for the King County Prosecutor’s Office said that as of Monday afternoon at least, Ronald Williams’ trial is scheduled to start at 9 a.m., Oct. 14 in courtroom GA at the Regional Justice Center in Kent.

Williams is up against a charge of second-degree rape, which is a class A felony.

At first, the KCPO filed charges of third-degree rape of a child, first-degree kidnapping and second-degree assault against Williams, but it later dropped the kidnapping and assault charges, leaving him up against the single charge.


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