With jurors looking exhausted - and one appearing to doze at one point- the length of deliberation has now exceeded the length of time it took to deliver all the testimony.
'I want to thank the jury for their long days and their honest work,' Cosby said.
Cosby then got into his vehicle and gave a thumbs up from the car window as he and his team drove away.
Testimony from the Canadian officer who took the accuser's first police statement, about a year after the sexual encounter.
WEDNESDAYThe portion of Constand's seven hours of trial testimony during which she talked about the night she says Cosby drugged and sexually violated her.
The jurors have been deliberating for more than 50 hours - a length of time 'beyond the point of free will,' according to defense attorney Brian Mc Monagle.
Bill Cosby (pictured) spoke out on Friday for the very first time since his sexual assault trial began, as the jury is set to head into their sixth day of deliberations.
'Your questions indicate that you're working,' he said.
'If you're not then you will let me know.' They will resume deliberations Saturday morning at 9am.
Jurors will return Saturday morning for the sixth day of deliberations.