Man Set to Plead Guilty to Assaulting Cincinnati Anchor

By Andrew Gauthier 


The man who allegedly assaulted 9 News (WCPO) anchor Brendan Keefe, his wife and an employee at a Newtown country club will plead guilty, the Hamilton County Prosecutor announced Wednesday.

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters said that 38-year-old Duane Thompson’s guilty plea to three counts of assault will be taken at 1 p.m. by the Hamilton County Clerk of Courts and Judge Marsh.


Thompson allegedly assaulted the Keefes and an employee at the Ivy Hills Country Club on July 11. More…