Verdict In Thompson Case: Guilty

MEDFORD, Ore. – The victims of a now-convicted sex offender say they hope what they went through will bring courage to others. Two girls sat in court listening as the jury found William Thompson guilty on 26 counts of sex abuse, rape, and sodomy. The Jackson County jury deliberated for about 7 hours, but could … Continue reading »

William Thompson’s Trial Begins

MEDFORD, Ore. – The trial of a 50-year-old Gold Hill-area man, accused of 27 charges of rape, sodomy, sex abuse and compelling prostitution, began today in a Jackson County Courtroom. William Henry Thompson was arrested in May of last year on charges he sexually abused two young women. Tuesday morning, a jury was selected and … Continue reading »