The Case I Can't Forget: Jody Thompson | A&E

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Poteau Police officer Jody Thompson responded to a 911 call about a disturbance and came upon one of the worst child abuse cases he'd ever seen. Jody made it his mission to give the 8-year old boy a better home, adopting him, and later, his baby sister.
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    A&EA&E18 օր առաջ
    • An extraordinary man, one of the best examples of humanity, I have ever seen. May their lives be blessed with health, and happiness.

      Honey AbellaHoney Abella13 ժամ առաջ
    • @Salvador Jamie Yup, been watching on flixzone for years myself =)

      Tommy KaisonTommy Kaison2 օր առաջ
    • A tip: you can watch movies on flixzone. I've been using it for watching loads of movies lately.

      Salvador JamieSalvador Jamie2 օր առաջ
    • @Misfortune It takes time to edit etc, and get it in the system!!

      Nutty InsomniacNutty Insomniac2 օր առաջ
    • Beautiful story. I wish the whole family a whole load of good luck and best health!!!

      Nutty InsomniacNutty Insomniac2 օր առաջ
  • Bless them

    Melissa MaeMelissa Mae24 րոպե առաջ
  • Wow It’s amazing how the lil boy looks more like the man than his own kids. Lol Beautiful story, god bless the whole family. Plot twist, he was actually the kid’s biological father all along, he just didn’t want the wife to know. Lol 😆😝

    Aracely SantosAracely Santos41 րոպե առաջ
  • What a wonderful man and family

    Lisa MylynnLisa MylynnԺամ առաջ
  • To God be the glory, great things He has done. What an amazing mom and dad🙏💝💖💞

    Sweet928 YeezSweet928 YeezԺամ առաջ
  • Who disliked this video?

    Gina BoldenGina BoldenԺամ առաջ
  • This is the most amazing thing anyone could ever do. This man is a blessing from God❤️

    Erin JenkinsErin JenkinsԺամ առաջ
  • Okay, I don’t cry often but hoooooLY.

    Cassie FCassie F3 ժամ առաջ
  • That man has the heart of a lion and the soul of a saint.

    Maggs BuftonMaggs Bufton3 ժամ առաջ
  • I’m crying out of something so terrible came such blessings!!! Absolutely beautiful

    Victoria H.DVictoria H.D3 ժամ առաջ
  • God bless you

    Marlee AmatoMarlee Amato3 ժամ առաջ
  • Thank you....

    Leah PriceLeah Price3 ժամ առաջ
  • He is the definition of one of the good ones

    Armin KhoshbinArmin Khoshbin3 ժամ առաջ
  • I love this man but omg I want to hug that boy soooo bad!!!!! ❤❤❤😍🙏 sooo thankful it was you that helped that boy that day and thankful you took in his sister too!! Thank you for being a wonderful human being.

    Heather ThompsonHeather Thompson4 ժամ առաջ
  • God bless you and your wife for adopting these children.

    JoJo MoJoJo Mo4 ժամ առաջ
  • Godbless your family!!

    Vanessa Pelaez cruzVanessa Pelaez cruz4 ժամ առաջ
  • What a guy x I love human beings sometimes imagine what kind of adults these children would have become this officers actions haven't just changed their future he has changed the knock on effect of the hate that could have been bread into them

    Katrina ThwaitesKatrina Thwaites4 ժամ առաջ
  • I thank God for people like this man & his wife. I pray this young man can continue to heal🙏🏻

    SassyNFreeSassyNFree5 ժամ առաջ
  • This is such an amazing story. It brought tears to my eyes. I was also adopted, so this hits close to home. Thank you for saving his life and adopting him and his sister into your home. You are a hero, Officer Thompson!

    Isabell DanielaIsabell Daniela5 ժամ առաջ
  • When kids go through situations like that they either survive or take that left that's why they need plenty of therapy sessions before they become killers very sad what they did to this little boy and why he did ask to be in that family pure hatred he looks like such a sweet kid I bet these kids have many questions

    syndi301syndi3016 ժամ առաջ
  • God bless you & your family. Absolutely amazing story, thank you for sharing it.

    Sharon's Nail BoutiqueSharon's Nail Boutique6 ժամ առաջ
  • What a big hearted man and his family ❤️ I don't know if I could do this but I am so thankful him and his wife were able to take both kids and giving them a real chance at life!! What a hero

    C SmithC Smith6 ժամ առաջ
  • What a great guy

    sarah bentsarah bent6 ժամ առաջ
  • You’re an angel. Thank you!!! ❤️❤️❤️

    Julia LawJulia Law7 ժամ առաջ
  • Aw, such and amazing story!

    Salma PurvisSalma Purvis8 ժամ առաջ
  • This is so sweet

    Ruby PulleyRuby Pulley8 ժամ առաջ
  • DAMMIT. Now I'm crying again. Jesus. I can't even...

    Tamela T.Tamela T.8 ժամ առաջ
  • This made me cry , God bless you and your family

    janet stewartjanet stewart8 ժամ առաջ
  • Aww I I’ve him!!! Such a wonderful husband and wife to adopt those kids amazing!!!

    Candice BanniasCandice Bannias8 ժամ առաջ
  • I literally sobbed out loud! God bless this family always!

    IreneIrene8 ժամ առաջ
  • i have no words for the 2 people who brought John into the world . But God sent him angel God bless them .

    ashley ortegonashley ortegon9 ժամ առաջ
  • Beautiful story

    Nadine Smith-JensenNadine Smith-Jensen10 ժամ առաջ
  • His bless u and ur family!!! 🙏❤️😊

    L WL W10 ժամ առաջ
  • I am in tears. This man is God sent!!!!!

    Katherine CoxKatherine Cox10 ժամ առաջ
  • Thank you for saving this boys life.

    Shaggy DooShaggy Doo11 ժամ առաջ
  • What a beautiful outcome!!! God bless all of them💕

    Kim StacksKim Stacks11 ժամ առաջ
  • What an incredible man and story.

    Shannon KellyShannon Kelly11 ժամ առաջ
  • This gave me chills. What an amazing family 🙏🙏

    Janelle 09Janelle 0911 ժամ առաջ
  • What an amazing story ❤️

    Katie KatKatie Kat12 ժամ առաջ
  • This is awesome! God bless this man and his family

    Sarah CSarah C12 ժամ առաջ
  • This guy and his family are amazing!

    LJ EsperLJ Esper12 ժամ առաջ
  • He’s an angel . We need more people like this man

    Sheri MSheri M12 ժամ առաջ
  • This is such a beautiful story , faith in humanity restored . Who ever kit the dislike button has no heart

    OptimistOptimist12 ժամ առաջ
  • Thank you sir for being a bigger man than most

    Dawn MarieDawn Marie12 ժամ առաջ
  • He and his family are beautiful people for not only adopting John, but his baby sister. How long did that boy suffer? Glad he's excelling in life because of this family.

    Erika KonicErika Konic12 ժամ առաջ
  • God bless you and your family. I wish there were more people like you.

    Aileen McguganAileen Mcgugan12 ժամ առաջ
  • I'M NOT GONNA CRY

    Kyra ZimmermanKyra Zimmerman13 ժամ առաջ
  • What a wonderful man! So thankful he and his wife adopted those precious children

    Ashley WagonerAshley Wagoner13 ժամ առաջ
  • Bless your heart! God sure put you in the right place at the right time! 🙏

    Mary ReynoldsMary Reynolds13 ժամ առաջ
  • I can’t imagine somebody doing those things to another human much less a child. How awful. Thank God for people like this family who are out there protecting people and keeping them safe.

    Bella KBella K13 ժամ առաջ
  • Thank you Mr Thompson 🙏🤗💖, you and your wife - what humanity you have. May you all have a continued wonderful life together. West Wales, UK. 🇬🇧

    Sharon LangleySharon Langley13 ժամ առաջ
  • What a great man, you sir are the epitome of what an officer should be. God bless you always. Thank you so much for your service.

    NanadianaNanadiana14 ժամ առաջ
  • Wow. That's all I can say. What an amazing story.

    American Baker in GermanyAmerican Baker in Germany14 ժամ առաջ
  • Awesome God bless u

    GidgetHowellDimitri HowrllGidgetHowellDimitri Howrll15 ժամ առաջ
  • What an incredible man and family! Amazing ❤️🥲

    Ashleigh FerrisAshleigh Ferris16 ժամ առաջ
  • A message to the Thompson family 👪 ❤ I just wanted to send my love, respect and thanks to you and your family. 🙏💗 Jody, you cane across a broken child who had endured an immense amount of evil, done to him by the very people who were supposed to love and protect him. The fact that John survived and become part of your beautiful family is surely down to his will to survive, his strength of character, your intervention and that John was meant to be your son and his baby sister your daughter. You went above & beyond your call of duty as did your wife and your hearts lead you the rest of the way 💗🙏 John sounds like a lovely, intelligent and caring boy that is thriving now he has love, support and a secure home and thats thanks to the whole of your family. I pray your family is surrounded by love and light and your future is filled with good heath and happiness 😊 🙏 💜💛💙🧡💗

    mystical#mystical#16 ժամ առաջ
  • The kid's looks like his adoptive dad

    Annette MelnychukAnnette Melnychuk17 ժամ առաջ
  • Angels 😇🥰 among us!!! God Bless your family

    M CramerM Cramer18 ժամ առաջ
  • That is an amazing story...I'm glad he did the right thing...God bless you and your happy family....

    Jenny JamesJenny James18 ժամ առաջ
  • I think he could pass for his birth dad. There's some similarities between them.

    Allison MarlerAllison Marler21 ժամ առաջ
  • I am not religious but Oh Thank God for people like you and your wife! Now I will never forget what this poor boy went thru! I wish I was in a position to Foster.

    Janina CarterJanina Carter22 ժամ առաջ
  • What a saint!! 😇

    KimberlyKimberly23 ժամ առաջ
  • GOD BLESS HIM..THANK GOD THOSE CHILDREN ARE SAFE

    blackand proudblackand proud23 ժամ առաջ
  • I was adopted out from my foster parents. I learned that it doesn't matter where you came from, its where you at that counts. God sure is a great king, and this man is a prince!

    BeGoodBeBetterBeBlessed IX3BeGoodBeBetterBeBlessed IX323 ժամ առաջ
  • I commend you sir. You definitely have gone above and beyond for these kids. Have a blessed life.

    Cynthia JohnsonCynthia Johnson23 ժամ առաջ
  • God bless you and your wife!

    Merr BearMerr BearՕր առաջ
  • Your a good man Mr.Thompson

    Kim NelsonKim NelsonՕր առաջ
  • What an amazing story

    Dani DDani DՕր առաջ
  • This made me n my dad cry :(

    Dani DDani DՕր առաջ
  • Oh wow

    Dani DDani DՕր առաջ
  • god bless this family 🙏🏽🥰

    iola Williamsiola WilliamsՕր առաջ
  • 35 years each only? Wow! God Bless this man, the child and his wife 🙏 My heart is breaking for this child..be strong my love 💓

    Cynthia RobertsCynthia RobertsՕր առաջ
  • John...you are a warrior for getting the help you needed. God Bless You.

    Christy SChristy SՕր առաջ
  • ❤️

    Denise BaldwinDenise BaldwinՕր առաջ
  • okay buit he looks exactly like his adopted family!! if i didn't know the story and just saw family phhoto i would of said "oh wow he looks just like his dad & his mom a little bit too"

    Chelle NalehpChelle NalehpՕր առաջ
  • Wow! This man and his wife God bless. Such beautiful people. Beautiful hearts❤️

    lola leolola leoՕր առաջ
  • This made me cry, this is soooo sad:(

    emily evansemily evansՕր առաջ
  • This family is a huge blessing

    Mk MlMk MlՕր առաջ
  • wow. how amazing of them!

    Aliyah KirkesAliyah KirkesՕր առաջ
  • There should be a “GoFundMe” to help this family with their expenses!

    Debora BenedonDebora BenedonՕր առաջ
  • I'm so glad he saved them! ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

    K SK SՕր առաջ
  • I’m glad he found a happy ending 🥺❤️

    Dynasty Nena95Dynasty Nena95Օր առաջ
  • How do parents do this I don't understand 🤦‍♀️🤦‍♀️🤦‍♀️😡😡😡

    Larraine WongLarraine WongՕր առաջ
  • I wonder how the kid is doing now

    Larraine WongLarraine WongՕր առաջ
  • John and his sister were born into the wrong family, they are clearly Jody and his wife's children, so happy they are with their real family now.

    Adrienne Vander PLOEGAdrienne Vander PLOEGՕր առաջ
  • 😭😭😭❤❤❤💙💜💙💜💙💜💙🙌🙌🙌🙏🙏🙏

    Annita MotaAnnita MotaՕր առաջ
  • Family isn't always biological true love grows where it's needed so happy for the family ❤

    Linda GamboaLinda GamboaՕր առաջ
  • What an absolute Crew of a family xx

    Mia JacksonMia JacksonՕր առաջ
  • May God bless and protect your family forever!!! There needs to be more beautiful souls like this couple, in this world!! 💜

    Me WMe WՕր առաջ
  • So special. I hope this family sees all the support from the public.

    angela thomasangela thomasՕր առաջ
  • Poor kid:( but omgosh what a beautiful story!!! So awesome the siblings got to stay together too 💝

    JesowonJesowonՕր առաջ
  • What a very heartfelt story! You are a very amazing man for what you have stepped up and done for those children! Amen🙏👍🏻💯😉😊

    Lady E MeLady E MeՕր առաջ
  • When he was talking about the water torture my anxiety shot up. I can’t find the words to describe how angry I am to hear that, that was done to that poor boy. My heart aches for his long journey ahead of him to recover mentally from that type of abuse.

    Carrie KitchenCarrie KitchenՕր առաջ
  • It's terrifying and fascinating how good and evil co-exists in such polarized forms.

    Matt RyanMatt RyanՕր առաջ
  • This is what a police officer is supposed to be, this and only this!

    Lazy MazyLazy MazyՕր առաջ
  • God bless this family! No words to express! Angel on earth!

    MitobrnMitobrnՕր առաջ
  • I would really like to hear his wife's side too....

    CalamityQueenCalamityQueenՕր առաջ
  • He's an angel on Earth. 35 years each in prison is about a million years too short. They never need to have any freedom.

    Elizabeth SealsElizabeth SealsՕր առաջ
    • Be kinda cool if they were starved beaten & water boarded, too. Hopefully, in prison, some inmates will take exception to them...

      the cookthe cook7 ժամ առաջ
  • God bless this guy❤️

    Jessica FaithJessica FaithՕր առաջ
  • Jody Thompson I would give anything in the world if you could take my 3 little grandsons they have been in the system for a couple year’s My youngest son die 2 years ago on his Birthday due to a Homicide their mother is no good at all she lost all rights to them almost 4 years ago I’m scared they are going to get separated I know you can’t but do you know of a good family that could tske them I’m already raising 5 of my other grandchildren I’ve had breast cancer I have MS and a few months ago I spilled a hot pan of boiling water down my legs and my right foot got 3and 4 degree burns It’s been almost 6 months and I’m still packing a big hole in my foot If you know of anyone or even yourself plz contact me What you did for those 2 kids was absolutely amazing You are one of a kind

    Donna ChapmanDonna ChapmanՕր առաջ
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