Defense Attorney John Young Found Guilty in Forgery Trial

Jury Members find Young guilty on all counts

SAN ANGELO, Tx - A Tom Green County jury found Sweetwater defense attorney John Young guilty of forgery, theft and money laundering.

San Angelo real estate investor John Sullivan was found dead in his Santa Rita home two days after the date on his purported hand-written will in June of 2014.

During the course of this trial jury members learned that Young spent over 1 million dollars in personal expenditures after a probate hearing gained him access to Sullivan's 6 million dollar estate in 2014.

On Monday John Young was found guilty on all counts.

The sentencing phase will start Monday afternoon.

News reporter Daija Barrett will have a full report at 6.

This is a developing story.


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