‘The Backstory: Inside the ‘Medical Center Rapist’ case’

Now with extended clips of courtroom testimony and a Q&A with court reporter Paul Venema.

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Former John Marshall High School student and basketball player, Anton Harris, 20, was recently found guilty for Aggravated Sexual Assault and Aggravated Robbery. This is just one of five sexual assault cases he’s accused of at apartments in the medical center. Some date back to as far as 2016 when Harris was 16 years old.

From his arrest to the verdict, Courts reporter Paul Venema takes a look back at how the case has unfolded throughout our KSAT coverage in a segment called “The Backstory”.

This video has been updated. What’s new? The case concludes in court with extended testimony from witnesses in both the guilt/innocence phase and the punishment phase. Plus a Q&A with Venema about some of the unique elements that made this case unique in the courtroom.

MORE: 5 Things to know about Anton Harris


About the Authors:

Alyssa Medina is the Video-On-Demand Producer and has worked at KSAT since 2016. She creates exclusive content for the KSAT-TV streaming app. Some of her most notable contributions focus on race and culture or health and wellness. She's created the segments 'Creating Black History in S.A.' and 'New Week. New You."

Paul Venema is a courthouse reporter for KSAT with more than 25 years experience in the role.