Man sentenced to life in prison after deadly 2020 Roanoke shooting

He was also given an additional 10 years on top of the life sentence

Ahmad Mubdi, 51, arrested for malicious wounding for an incident that happened on Sept. 12, 2020. (Roanoke Police Department)

ROANOKE, Va. – A man was sentenced in connection to a deadly shooting that happened in September 2020.

As we reported, Ahmad Mubdi, 51, shot and killed Derrick Bostick, 35, on Sept. 12, 2020, outside of a Roanoke bar on Bridge Street.

Back in February, he was found guilty of first-degree murder in the 2020 Roanoke shooting.

Mubdi was originally arrested for malicious wounding.

On Thursday, a judge sentenced him to life in prison plus an additional 10 years.


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