[Update] Thompson Turns Himself In
Former Kanabec County Sheriff Von Thompson turned himself in to authorities Tuesday morning, according to the Kanabec County Sheriff’s Office. Thompson was met by investigators and was arrested for his bench warrant issued by Judge Hoffman.
Thompson is currently incarcerated. He is due in Pine County court at 1:30 pm, Tuesday
Thompson is accused of exploiting more than $172,000 from a 91-year-old Mora man between October of 2007 and May of 2008. He had been missing for two-weeks, and was considered a fugitive.