David Richard Harrison of Yellowknife has plead guilty to second-degree murder in the 2012 homicide of Yvonne Desjarlais.
Harrison entered the plea in Northwest Territories Supreme Court Sept. 14. Sentencing has been set for October 26 at 10 a.m.
Yvonne Desjarlais was found fatality injured in the alleyway between 53rd Street and 54th Street in Yellowknife Dec. 30, 2012.
Harrison was arrested and charged with murder on July 11, 2013. His DNA was found at the crime scene.