GAINESVILLE - Joseph Scott Williams was found guilty this afternoon in the 2013 shooting death of Adrian Thompson. <br />
Williams was accused of shooting Thompson outside of the Pepper's Market last June. Thompson died that same day.<br />
According to Hall County District Attorney Lee Darragh, Williams was found guilty on most counts, including malice murder, two counts of aggravated assault , felony murder, two counts of possession of a fire arm during the commission of a crime and one count of terroristic threats.<br />
"Not guilty verdicts were returned on two counts of cruelty to children in the third degree and an additional terroristic threats count," said Darragh.<br />
Darragh said sentencing had not been scheduled. "[It] is likely to take place sometime in mid-July."<br />
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