After nearly two days of deliberation, a jury found Jerry Sandusky guilty on 45 of 48 counts against him. This according to the New York Times.
We’ll continue to update this post as more information becomes available.
UPDATE 10:25 pm: Here’s Sandusky being lead away in handcuffs. Via @willbrinson
UPDATE 10:29 pm: Sandusky’s attorney Joe Amendola responds to the verdict: “Let’s face it. The overwhelming majority of people felt Jerry was guilty.”
UPDATE 10:34 pm: The Patriot-News has the full breakdown of every charge.
UPDATE 10:43 pm: Victim 1’s parent as well as Victim 1 responds to the verdict: “I called him, I cried. I’m happy.” Victim 1 replied, “thank god”.
UPDATE 10:48 pm: Joe Amendola on Sandusky’s sentence: “Essentially the sentence Jerry receives will be a life sentence.”