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Man sentenced for Halloween 2008 murder of man in Allentown

Published On: Oct 05 2012 04:37:46 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 05 2012 05:47:08 PM EDT

A sentencing hearing Friday closed the book on a 4-year-old murder case in Allentown.
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ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

A sentencing hearing Friday closed the book on a 4-year-old murder case in Allentown.

Ruben Rivera was sentenced to 20 to 40 years in prison in connection with the shooting death of Armando Ramos.

Ramos, 22, was shot in the 100 block of North 9th Street on Halloween night in 2008.

Rivera pleaded guilty to 3rd degree murder.