Couple accused of sexual relationship with teenager

Published 9:05 pm Thursday, August 3, 2017

OCEAN SPRINGS (AP) — A couple who authorities say had a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old boy has been arrested.

The Sun Herald reports 40-year-old Cory William Skalla and his wife, 26-year-old Ariel Skalla, have been arrested. They were charged with several offenses, including two counts of touching a child for lustful purposes.

Ocean Springs police Capt. William Jackson said Gautier police were investigating related allegations and contacted them about possible illegal sexual activity in Ocean Springs.

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Gautier police arrested Cory Skalla on a charge of sexual oriented materials Monday. Authorities say the investigation is ongoing and more charges are likely.