Man gets 25 to life for Hunter College student's murder

November 13, 2012 8:29:16 AM PST
The man convicted of murdering his ex-girlfriend following a domestic dispute on the Lower East Side will spend 25 years to life in prison.

Raul Barrera pleaded guilty to second-degree murder for fatally stabbing 23-year-old Hunter College student Sarah Coit in her Clinton Street apartment. He was sentenced Tuesday morning.

Barrera was reportedly covered in blood when he surrendered to authorities following the murder.

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