Police: 2 men sexually assaulted woman recovering from brain surgery

Updated: Nov. 17, 2017 at 1:24 PM EST
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Arthur L. Thompson (Source: LMDC)
Arthur L. Thompson (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Louisville Metro police have arrested a man on charges of sodomy and unlawful imprisonment after a woman recovering from surgery was assaulted.

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Arthur L. Thompson, 69, of Louisville, was taken into custody Nov. 16 at his home.

According to an arrest report, on Nov. 1, Thompson tried to force a woman who recently underwent brain surgery to perform oral sex on him. The report also said a second man was involved. That person allegedly struck the victim in the face repeatedly trying to get her to comply.

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Metro police said the woman was held against her will and unable to get medical care for nearly an hour.

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