Family of UTC student killed in February receives his diploma
A UTC student who was killed in earlier this year was honored during the university's graduation Saturday.
Mohammad Sharifi was shot and killed in February while trying to sell an Xbox.
A UTC spokesperson said he was on track to graduate this semester.
"Mohammad was a student in business management and was on track to receive his degree today," a UTC spokesperson said during the graduation.
His father, mother and wife received his diploma on his behalf.
D'Marcus White, the man charged in Sharifi's death, remains behind bars.