Jury Finds Anthony Pardon Guilty By Jim Letizia • Feb 14, 2020 ShareTweetEmail Anthony Pardon (L) and Rachel Anderson Credit WCBE files A Franklin County jury has found a Columbus man guilty of raping and killing a woman in 2018. Sentencing is pending for Anthony Pardon in the assault and death of Rachel Anderson. The sentencing phase of his trial will begin on Tuesday. Tags: Anthony PardonRachel AndersonShareTweetEmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Accused Local Killer Refuses To Appear In Court By Jim Letizia • Jun 20, 2018 Columbus Division of Police A Franklin County judge has set a July 30th hearing for a suspected killer after the suspect failed to appear for a pre-trial hearing yesterday. Lawmaker Says Local Murder Suspect Visited Her Office Without Proper ID By Associated Press • Feb 23, 2018 Columbus Division of Police A Democratic state lawmaker from Columbus says security officials did not follow protocol when they allowed a man now charged with raping, torturing and killing a woman into her office without proper identification.