Philip Markoff is a 22-year-old medical student who is engaged to be married but is best known for being accused of being the "Craigslist...
Philip Markoff, Accused Craigslist Killer, Commits Suicide in Jail
In a shocking conclusion to an already tragic story, the man known as the Craigslist Killer committed suicide in a Boston jail, according to authorities.
Philip Markoff, a former medical student who was accused of killing a masseuse he met through Craigslist, was found unresponsive in his cell Sunday.
New Warrant Issued For Philip Markoff
Another piece of the disturbing puzzle surrounding the alleged Craigslist Killer, Philip Markoff, fell into place this afternoon as a warrant was issued for his arrest by Rhode Island authorities for the April 16 attempted robbery of a stripper.
"He will be brought to justice," Rhode Island Attorney General Patrick C. Lynch vowed at a press conference at the Warwick, R.I., police station.
Megan McAllister Stands By Philip Markoff
Even as the evidence mounts, her resolve is unwavering: Megan McAllister remains committed to her fiance Philip Markoff, the alleged Craigslist Killer.
"To me and my family, he is a loving and caring person and in the eyes of the law and the constitution, Philip is innocent until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt," Megan McAllister said in a statement yesterday.
Craigslist Killer: There's More Coming Out
Alleged Craigslist killer Philip Markoff broke down during a visit to his family, saying to "forget about [him]" and that there's "more coming out" - meaning either victims or evidence against him in the crimes he's already charged with.
The shocking outpouring came as Markoff spent the weekend meeting with his parents, Richard Markoff and Susan Haynes, and brother Jonathan and his wife, Deanna, all of whom visited him at a Boston jail with his lawyer, John Salsberg.