Bobette Riales, one other former girlfriend of Masterson’s, mentioned she was additionally assaulted by the actor. “I could not be quiet and stand by and permit somebody that I do know precisely how she’s feeling, as a result of she truly shared her story somewhat bit to me, to some extent the place I used to be instantly like, ‘There isn’t any means in hell you’ll know that, that is my story, that is my life,” Riales mentioned. “So I spoke, and it was the proper factor to do.”
Riales mentioned that she determined to return ahead after seeing how Bixler was being handled on-line. “You sort of cope with this guilt. If I had been louder [or] if I hadn’t been so fearful of what would have occurred. Ought to I’ve made a much bigger fuss, ought to I’ve informed extra individuals what was happening, requested extra questions? And I did not. Perhaps I might’ve protected them, and I did not, in order that’s exhausting,” she defined.