Los Angeles ER doctor Christopher Thompson, has a new place to practice medicine…a jail cell. He was sentenced to five years in prison for deciding to use his car as a weapon and slam on the brakes in front of two road cyclists.
One of those, who suffered severe injuries is Ron Peterson, recently spoke out about the conviction.
“Cyclist Ron Peterson breathed a sigh of relief this week after a driver who deliberately slammed on his carâ€™s brakes in front of him, leaving him with horrific injuries, was jailed.
Los Angeles doctor Christopher Thompson was convicted of mayhem, assault with a deadly weapon (his car), battery with serious injury and reckless driving causing injury, and sentenced to five years in prison.”
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