Brent Williams

(7-27-18) Auglaize County Sheriff Al Solomon announced an arrest has been made in connection with the homicide investigation of Erin Mulcahy (35), who was found deceased in her home on Karen St. in the Village of Waynesfield on July 8th, 2017.  The case has been an ongoing investigation since that time.

Sheriff Solomon advises his Office has arrested Brent A. Williams (45), on 1 Ct. Murder (Ohio Revised Code 2903.02(A) and 1 Ct Murder (Ohio Revised Code 2903.02(B) and Tampering with Evidence (Ohio Revised Code 2921.12(A)1.)   Williams, who is from the Lima area, was married to the victim at the time of her death.

The investigation indicated, along with the Coroners’ report, that the death of Erin Mulcahy was a homicide.

The Auglaize County Sheriff’s Office is being assisted by the Waynesfield Police Dept., The Auglaize County Coroner’s Office, Auglaize County Prosecutors Office and Ohio B.C.I & I.

Sheriff Solomon commented:

“Every death investigation is treated as suspicious until determined as otherwise.”

During the Investigation, it was also determined this was an isolated incident as the victim and suspect knew one other.

Williams is currently incarcerated at the Auglaize County Correctional Center.  He has a $500,000.00 bond 10% plus OR.

The case remains under investigation and the Sheriff’s Office will not release anything else at this time.