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Police in Rhode Island also believe Markoff tried to rob a woman at a Holiday Inn that same month.
There is speculation that Markoff was attempting to pay several outstanding gambling debts, but this accusation has not been confirmed.
Born in Sherrill, New York, on February 12, 1986, Philip Markoff was a second-year medical student at Boston University when he was arrested for the murder of masseuse and former call girl Julissa Brisman, who he met through a Craigslist ad.
It was there that he met fellow pre-med student Megan Mc Allister. The two became involved after they met during some volunteer work at a nearby medical center emergency room.
Markoff's fiancée continued to stand by him, making a public statement declaring her enduring faithfulness to her betrothed.
"I just can only hope that the criminal justice system will not be overwhelmed and persuaded by what is being put forth in the media," said Mc Allister.
The story took yet another twist when NBC News reported that Markoff also answered the Craigslist ad of a man seeking a transsexual hookup, and included photos of himself.
The rendezvous never occurred, and the man contacted Boston cops when he compared news photos of Markoff to the shots on his computer.