‘Craigslist Killer’ Reportedly Committed Suicide in Jail


Philip Markoff, the 24-year-old BU medical student dubbed the “Craigslist Killer” after allegedly murdering an “erotic masseuse” he met on Craigslist last year, committed suicide in a Massachusetts jail today, officials said. While awaiting trial for murder and for allegedly robbing another woman he met on Craigslist, he is believed to have slit his wrists. [NYP, ABC News via Runnin’ Scared/VV]