Former Nightclub Owner Found Guilty of Numerous Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A Former Midland Nightclub owner has been found guilty of some serious charges in Midland. 

The trial against 30-year-old Jody Thomas wrapped up on Thursday.

On Thursday night, the jury decided thomas was guilty on 18 out of the 20 charges he was facing, including selling crack cocaine and tax evasion.

He was cleared however of two bank fraud charges.

Thomas used to own the embattled Pleasures Nightclub before its was shut down in February.

Authorities say they had their eyes on Thomas for several months before he was arrested.