NORWALK, Conn. (AP) – A man has pleaded guilty to murder in the death of a woman who was found strangled in her Connecticut condominium last year.

The Stamford Advocate reports that 43-year-old James Cunningham faces up to 25 years in prison when sentenced for the June 2016 death of 52-year-old Marian

Cunningham is already behind bars on an unrelated charge.

Police say neighbors noticed that the door to Alexander’s Norwalk apartment was open and found her face down with a bag tied around her neck. Her car was also

Prosecutors say DNA evidence tied Cunningham to the killing.

Sentencing is scheduled for Dec. 18.

Cunningham’s lawyer declined to comment.

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