Authorities have not said whether Edmund Davis is considered a suspect in the disappearance of Alicia Navarro in September 2019.
HAVRE, Mont. — A Montana man who had been living with a teenager who disappeared from her home in Arizona four years ago pleaded not guilty Monday to child sexual abuse charges lodged against him based on images that authorities said they found on his cellphone.
Since his Oct. 23 arrest, Edmund Davis, 36, has been held on $1 million bail on two felony counts of the sexual abuse of children. His public defender, Casey Moore, said he would file a motion for a bail reduction hearing after speaking with Davis’ father and the prosecutor, Assistant Attorney General Dan Guzynski.
No further hearings were immediately scheduled.
Authorities have not said whether Davis is considered a suspect in the disappearance of Alicia Navarroin September 2019. Navarro left a note behind when she vanished from her home days before her 15th …