Five months ago, Cyntoia Brown-Long was released from prison after spending 15 years there for killing a man she said paid her for sex while she was a teenage victim of sex trafficking. Now, another teenage sex trafficking victim is facing the possibility of a life sentence after killing her adult abuser. Chrystul Kizer, 19, confessed to fatally shooting year-old Randy Volar in Wisconsin in , saying she was tired of being sexually assaulted by him. According to the Washington Post , Kizer first met Volar when she was 16 after he responded to her ad on the classifieds site Backpage.
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Randy : You wear thong underpants? Andy : You want us to take our shirts off? Randy : Where do you live? Andy : Is your mom hot too? Andy : What's your address? Randy : You like pizza? Randy : So where's Felicia? Andy : Fel-ate-cha. Ian : She's in Andy : Fe-lay-cha!
Metal cuffs strained against her ankles as she shuffled down the courthouse hallway. She passed her mother, who had grown used to seeing her teen daughter in a jail uniform. She passed the activists, who saw her as a victim of child sex trafficking. She entered the courtroom, where she was facing life in prison on charges of murdering her alleged sex trafficker. Kizer looked up at him, then down at her hands.
A Wisconsin teen is facing life behind bars after a judge told her that sex trafficking is not a reason to kill someone. Washington Post reports that Chrystul Kizer, now 19 , was a year-old when she met Randy Volar, According to police, Volar sexually abused numerous young girls without their consent while filming them. In February , Kizer allegedly shot Volar twice in the head then set his body on fire. Volar insisted, she claimed. How do you protect your children from predators? Kizer met Volar in after a friend convinced her to find someone new. Kizer reportedly said she was in an abusive relationship with a boyfriend at the time, identified as year-old Delane Nelson. The friend reportedly told Kizer about Volar, and Kizer subsequently reached out to him through Backpage.