Alfonso Alvarado-Ajcuc, of Riverhead, convicted in rape, murder of Mirian Garcia, of Flanders

Alfonso Alvarado-Ajcuc was found guilty of the rape and murder of Mirian Garcia. (5/31/14)

WOODBURY - A Riverhead man has been found guilty of the rape and murder of a Flanders woman.

Alfonso Alvarado-Ajcuc strangled Mirian Garcia two years ago and left her naked body in a wooded area behind the Riverhead Department of Motor Vehicles.

The former landscaper is expected to face 25 years to life in prison when he is sentenced in July.

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