Man convicted of killing Rio Rancho officer sentenced to another 21 years

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The man already serving a life sentence for killing a Rio Rancho police officer just got another 21 years for armed robbery. 

Andrew Romero was convicted in 2016 of killing Officer Gregg Nigel Benner and sentenced to life without the possibility of parole, plus 60 years. 

Tuesday, a judge sentenced him for a string of robberies committed before the murder. 

Romero is appealing his murder conviction – a standard with capital murder cases. 

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