WALTON COUNTY-- A Walton County man is facing a possible life sentence after a jury convicted him of armed burglary and dealing in stolen property.
25 year old Gerald Wayne Simmons burglarized a Walton County home around May 23rd of last year.
He stole several firearms, a large amount of cash, a class ring and several Michael Kors watches.
Walton County Sheriff's investigators identified Simmons as their suspect after he pawned several pieces of the jewelry, including a class ring. the next day.
The armed burglary charge carries a minimum 10 year sentence.
Judge Kelvin Wells has ordered a pre-sentence investigation before imposing Simmons' sentence.