Jury Finds Jerry Sandusky Guilty on 45 of 48 Counts

Steven CookFeatured Columnist IVJune 22, 2012

The jury from Jerry Sandusky's sex-abuse trial found Sandusky guilty on 45 of 48 counts of charges of sexual molestation on Friday night, according to The New York Times:

NYT NEWS ALERT: Sandusky Is Found Guilty on 45 of 48 Counts in Child Sexual Abuse Case

— The New York Times (@nytimes) June 23, 2012


After roughly 20 hours of sequestered deliberation from the jury and a two-week trial that included many graphic testimonies from alleged victims, the decision was announced late Friday night. 

Sandusky, the 68-year-old former defensive coordinator at Penn State, had pleaded not guilty to all 48 counts of child sex abuse.