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Junior Spradlin Found Guilty

By Tarah Taylor
Published On: Dec 14 2011 09:28:23 AM CST
Updated On: Dec 14 2011 09:29:45 AM CST
Washington County, VA -

A Sullivan County, Tennessee man was found guilty in Washington County, Virginia of second degree murder.

A sentencing date has not been set yet for Junior Spradlin.

According say he punched Ronald Wade Roberts in Abingdon in January and Roberts died from the punch. In April, Spradlin led authorities on a high speed chase to his home in Blountville, Tennessee where he escaped during a standoff.

Spradlin turned himself in in May. The trial was two days in Washington County, Virginia's Circuit Court.