ATHENS, Ohio (WCMH)–A 15-year employee of Ohio University has been charged with assault and aggravated burglary, according to Lancaster police.
Keith D. Markman allegedly forced his way into a Lancaster residence on April 4 and struck his former girlfriend in the face, officials say.
Bond was set at $30,000 and Markman is currently out on bail.
Ohio University released the following statement:
“Professor Markman has been placed on administrative leave. He has been an employee of Ohio University for 15 years. The University does not comment on pending personnel matters.”
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