Violent Child Offender Sentenced to Life in Prison

RICHLANDS– A Richlands, Virginia man was sentenced to life in prison for forcibly sodomizing a four year old child.

Daniel Adam Spears was indicted in September, 2016 with one count of Aggravated Sexual Battery, one count of Forcible Sodomy and one count of Indecent Liberties by Parent or Guardian with a Child being less than 15 years of age. Spears entered a plea of no contest to Forcible Sodomy on May 23, 2017. Spears was sentenced to life in prison and if he were to ever be released on geriatric parole, he would be on indefinite supervised probation.

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