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Murder suspect arrested after Tallahassee man found dead on Ridge Road

Posted at 9:52 AM, Jan 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-29 15:33:30-05

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — The Tallahassee Police Department has arrested a man in connection to the murder of 28-year-old Johnathan Spooner.

Timothy Floyd, 37, has been arrested for homicide.

Johnathan Spooner's body was found outside a home in the 200 block of Ridge Road on Saturday.

During the investigation, police say an autopsy revealed that Spooner's head had been beaten 7 or 8 times with a hammer like object.

According to court documents, Floyd was arrested Tuesday and is being charged with homicide, illegal possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and fraudulent use of a credit card.

A judge denied bond for Floyd during his first court appearance on Wednesday.