Man sentenced to 20 years for role in 2009 murder of CU grad student

ARAPAHOE COUNTY, Colo — The mother of the man shot and killed while he was walking home from the Dry Creek light rail station more than a decade ago said he was targeted by the perpetrators in part because he stopped to buy sandwiches for people experiencing homelessness.

That’s the kind of man the people who knew Andrew Graham, 23, said the University of Colorado graduate student was. One of the four people indicted in his 2009 murder was sentenced to 20 years in prison Friday afternoon after taking a plea deal.  (Read more here…)