Abduction charge against Liberty University professor dropped, sexual battery charge remains

William Atwell
William Atwell(Blue Ridge Regional Jail)
Published: Jan. 25, 2022 at 5:12 PM EST
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LYNCHBURG, Va. (WDBJ) - A Liberty University professor charged with sexual battery and abduction late last year had one charge dropped Tuesday.

Tuesday, prosecutors moved to drop the abduction charge against William Atwell.

A hearing on the sexual battery charge will take place in March.

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