Boyfriend arrested in woman's death

April 11, 2011 3:25:56 PM PDT
Police have arrested a woman's boyfriend in connection with her death early Monday.

The 29-year-old victim appeared to have been strangled in the couple's apartment in the Sunset Park section, investigators said.

A heated argument apparently sparked the deadly confrontation.

The couple's 7-year-old daughter was also inside the home, but police said she didn't witness what happened.

The victim has been identified as Cynthia Lopez.

Police have arrested 28-year-old Daniel Elias. He has been charged with murder.