[Audio] Thompson Appears in Kanabec County Court
Former Kanabec County Sheriff, Von Thompson, appeared in Kanabec County Court Tuesday afternoon. Thompson is accused of exploiting more than $172,000 from a 91-year-old Mora man between October of 2007 and May of 2008.
Thompson reportedly told the elderly man that he need the money to by a plane which he later intended to sell.
Thompson refused to answer questions, but his lawyer Charles Ramsey made this state following his clients court appearance.
Thompson is due back in court for an omnibus hearing on Dec 19th.