ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- A Minnesota woman has pleaded guilty to killing a Florida woman who prosecutors said was targeted because the two looked alike.

Officials say 57-year-old Lois Riess will serve a life sentence in prison for the first-degree murder of Pamela Hutchinson.

Officials say Riess targeted Hutchinson because they shared similar features and because Riess wanted to assume Hutchinson's identity.

Riess garnered national news attention as the ``fugitive grandma'' when she led authorities on a cross-country manhunt before she was captured in April 2018 in Texas.

Riess' saga began the month before, when her husband was found dead at the couple's Minnesota home.

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