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Student's killer, Jose Reyes Diaz, ordered to spend life in prison

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Published On: Feb 20 2013 01:28:23 PM CST
Updated On: Feb 20 2013 04:58:03 PM CST

A man convicted of killing a charter school student in Reading has been ordered to spend the rest of his life behind bars.

READING, Pa. -

A man convicted of murder for killing a charter school student in Reading has been ordered to spend the rest of his life behind bars.

A judge Wednesday sentenced Jose Reyes-Diaz to life plus 20 years in prison for the murder of Ramon Rosario Evangelista.

Evangelista, 21, was shot and killed outside the A-Town Cafe in Reading in November 2011. A student at the I-Lead Charter School, Evangelista was an unintended victim in the shooting spree, officials said.

Reyes-Diaz was later arrested in Rhode Island.