Man gets life in prison for murder of gun collector, 82

November 21, 2011 3:46:15 PM PST
A west suburban man was sentenced to natural life in prison for the murder of an 82-year old gun collector.

Terry Bratcher was found guilty in September of robbing and then suffocating Carl Kuhn in August of 2009.

Prosecutors say Bratcher and another man, Keith Allen, went to Kuhn's home in unincorporated Bartlett to steal his gun collection.

Allen pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 46 years in prison.