Former Mayes County Jailer Charged With Inmate's Death


Friday, July 9th 2010, 7:05 pm
By: News On 6


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MAYES COUNTY, OK -- A Green Country jailer was charged with an inmate's death Friday.

Prosecutors say William Thompson stole cocaine from a jail storage vault. Investigators say he stole the coke for an inmate, who later died from a cocaine overdose.

Thompson faces first-degree murder charges.