Arrest Made In 1987 Chandler Missing Mom Case


In July of 1987, 22-year-old Donna Mae Jokumsen was living in Chandler with her 23-year-old husband Kevin and their two young children. On July 3rd of that year, Donna Mae telephoned her father in Washington State and told him she was returning home to Washington with her children. But after nearly a week, Donna Mae never arrived at her parentís residence. Donna Maeís mother contacted the Chandler Police Department on July 11th, 1987 to report her missing. When officers arrived at the Jokumsen residence, they found Kevin and both children, but Donna Mae was gone. She has not been heard from since.
Donna Mae was last seen on July 5th, 1987.
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A man has been arrested on suspicion of killing his wife in Chandler in 1987, officials said.

Auburn, Washington, police arrested Kevin Dale Jokumsen, 53, on Aug. 31.
He is being held in a county jail in Washington awaiting extradition to Arizona, according to a press release sent out by the Chandler Police Department on Wednesday.

He faces a charge of second-degree murder, officials said.
Jokumsen's wife, Donna Mae Jokumsen, 22, was last seen on July 5, 1987.
Her body has not been found, officials said.
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