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Craigslist Killer found dead inside his jail cell

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(WOIO/CBS) - The man dubbed as the "Craigslist Killer" Phil Markoff has been found dead in an "apparent suicide" inside his jail cell.

Markoff was convicted and charged for the robbery and death of Julissa Brisman in a Boston, Massachusetts hotel on April 14, 2009. He was also charged with the armed robbery Trisha Leffler, a paid escort, whom he bound and robbed at gunpoint. The third incident Markoff was charged for was the attempted robbery of an exotic dancer who was offering lap dances.

All of the victims were allegedly met through ads for erotic services placed on Craigslist.

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