Mall shooter Alexander Kozak denied new trial, sentenced to life 06/07/2016 6:13 am PDT Comments WHO via WHO: NEVADA, Iowa -- (WHO) -- Alexander Kozak will not be getting a new trial and is set to spend the rest of his life behind bars. Kozak was initially convicted last month of the shooting death of 20-year-old Andrea Farrington inside Coral Ridge Mall last year. Kozak was a security guard at the mall and had a relationship with Farrington. On Monday, his request for a new trial was denied and he was given the maximum sentence of life in prison without parole. FULL STORY: Mall shooter Alexander Kozak denied new trial, sentenced to life - WHO Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.