REIDSVILLE, N.C. -- A man accused of a deadly crime spree in June 2016 was sentenced eight years in prison for a firearm possession.

Rontae Devore Hayes received an eight year sentence in federal court on a federal charge of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, according to the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office.

Hayes is still awaiting his state-level trial stemming from a June 2016 weekend crime spree. Hayes was charged with several crimes including two counts of first degree murder and attempted first degree murder charge.

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