Raul Barrera Sentenced to 25 Years-to-Life for Murdering his 23-Year-Old Ex-Girlfriend Sarah Coit

Press Release

On November 13, 2012, Raul Barrera was sentenced to 25 years-to-life in state prison for murdering 23 year-old Sarah Coit in her Lower East Side apartment at approximately 2:00 A.M. on April 10, 2011. On September 24, 2012, Barrera pleaded guilty to Murder in the Second Degree for fatally stabbing his ex-girlfriend more than thirty times in the head and torso.