(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.)- An Andrew County man will serve life in prison for killing his grandmother.
29-year-old Robert Ray Forrester pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in July.
Forrester was accused of beating 77-year-old Beverley Forrester to death at her home on Yale Street on Sept. 21, 2017.
Judge Patrick Robb delivered the sentence Thursday afternoon, describing Forrester as a "violent person" before handing down the life sentence.