William Eddins, State Attorney for the First Judicial Circuit, announced Feb. 26 that that an Okaloosa County jury has found Adam Blake Meredith, 35, guilty of sexual battery with great force and burglary of a dwelling while armed with a dangerous weapon for an attack that occurred in Fort Walton Beach Dec. 2, 2012.
Upon being found guilty, Meredith, a former Air Force Tech. Sgt. at Eglin Air Force Base, was immediately remanded to Okaloosa County Jail by Judge John Brown.
Sentencing is scheduled for April 23. He faces life in prison.