Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Physician accused of deliberately injuring two bicyclists is convicted

A physician accused of deliberately injuring two cyclists by slamming on his car's brakes on a narrow Brentwood road was convicted Monday of mayhem, assault with a deadly weapon and other serious criminal charges.

Dr. Christopher Thompson, 60, slumped forward and held his face in his hands after the verdicts were announced in a courtroom packed mostly with supporters and cyclists.

Deputy Dist. Atty. Mary Stone, who prosecuted the case, asked for Thompson to be jailed immediately, calling him a flight risk and a safety threat to cyclists. read more here


Derek Johnson said...

Man, I just watched a documentary on LA county jail.
I actually feel sorry for this guy.

... Never mind, feed this douche to the tigers.

Tyler said...

have fun in prison fucker!!

Bello Velo said...

Wonder if he will get healthcare