Former Nightclub Owner Sentenced to More Than 40 Years Behind Bars

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - The former owner of the embattled Pleasures Nightclub will be spending a long time behind bars.

On Thursday, a jury found Jody Thomas guilty on eighteen of the twenty charges he was facing.

Thomas will spend over forty years behind bars.

Charges included selling crack cocaine and tax evasion.

The club was shut down nearly a year ago.