Man Arraigned in Death of Suffolk County Woman

Prosecutors say Ajcuc killed the woman after following her out of a Riverhead nightclub on May 6

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    Prosecutors say a man charged in the murder of a Riverhead woman also raped the victim before strangling her.

    Guillermo Alvarado Ajcuc pleaded not guilty to a felony murder charge in the death of 29-year-old Mirian Yohanna Garcia of Flanders.
    He was held without bail.
    Prosecutors say Ajcuc killed the woman after following her out of a Riverhead nightclub on May 6.
    He allegedly grabbed at the woman's clothing and then raped her. The woman was then strangled with a belt.
    Prosecutors say the suspect confessed after his arrest. 
    The Guatemalan native also is in the United States illegally, according to prosecutors.

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