Courtney Burden to be sentenced today for Bridgeport murder of Moin Hassan

Courtney Burden admitted to shooting Moin Hassan during an attempted robbery in September 2012. (1/17/14)

BRIDGEPORT - The Bridgeport man who pleaded guilty to killing a graduate student is scheduled to be sentenced today.

Court records show Courtney Burden admitted to shooting Moin Hassan during an attempted robbery in September of 2012.

Hassan was a graduate student at the University of Bridgeport.

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Burden faces up to 40 years in prison.
 

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