Memorial to be held for UConn student killed on campus

A University of Connecticut student from Milford will be remembered in a memorial service at Walnut Beach tomorrow, two years after he was killed in

MILFORD - A University of Connecticut student from Milford will be remembered in a memorial service at Walnut Beach tomorrow, two years after he was killed in a fight at UConn.

Officials say 21-year-old Jafar Karzoun, a junior at the college, was killed after being punched in the head from behind.

Karzoun's attacker has been sentenced to four-and-a-half years in prison.

The family will hold a memorial at Walnut Beach tomorrow to dedicate a bench with a bronze plaque in Karzoun's honor.

The event will start at 11 a.m. at 113 East Broadway and is open to the public.

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