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Philip Markoff's suicideOn Aug. 15, accused "Craigslist killer" Philip Markoff committed suicide inside Boston's Nashua Street Jail. He was awaiting trial in the slaying of Julissa Brisman, a 25-year-old New York masseuse who placed an advertisement for her services on Craigslist. Police arrested Markoff, a Boston University medical student, in April 2009.
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