Former Officer Found Not Guilty In Son’s DeathA judge handed down a ruling today in the trial of a former police officer facing charges of manslaughter in connection with the death of his 5-year-old son. John Thompson, 39, was found not guilty on charges of involuntary manslaughter, child endangerment and reckless endangerment.
Judge To Rule In Former Officer's Son's DeathA judge will rule on Wednesday whether a veteran police officer should be held responsible for the death of his 5-year-old son.
Former Officer Rejects Plea Deal In Son's DeathProsecutors said a police officer should have known better than to leave a loaded gun where a child could reach it. Now, the man is on trial for manslaughter in the death of his 5-year-old son.
Mother Keeps Memory Of 5-Year-Old Son AliveHe was a beautiful boy with a beautiful smile. Gavin Thompson called himself a little police officer. He had a badge just like daddy's pinned to his clothing in his casket.