Sandusky Guilty of Sexual Abuse of 10 Young Boys
Nabil K. Mark/Centre Daily Times, via Associated Press
Jerry Sandusky left the Centre County Courthouse after being convicted on 45 counts in Bellefonte, Pa., on Friday.
By JOE DRAPE
Published: June 22, 2012
BELLEFONTE, Pa. — Jerry Sandusky, a former Penn State assistant football coach, was convicted Friday of sexually abusing young boys, completing the downfall of a onetime local hero in a pedophilia scandal that shook a proud Pennsylvania community, a prominent American university and the world of major college football.