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Records: Slain OSU Mansfield Student Had Complained Of Abuse By Ex-Boyfriend

Feb 20, 2019

Skylar Williams
Credit Ohio State University

Richland County Sheriff's records show the woman abducted from the OSU Mansfield campus and later fatally shot in Kentucky had complained to police about her ex-boyfriend abusing her. 

The records include allegations of sexual assault, stalking, harassment and domestic violence between Skylar Williams and Ty'Rell Pounds. Authorities had interviewed Pounds about the sexual abuse allegations. Kentucky State Police say Pounds later shot and killed Williams and a trooper fatally shot Pounds after a chase.