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Trial begins in Craigslist robberies, slaying

Trial begins in Craigslist robberies, slaying

Daniel Cook was pretty excited about the deal he scored through Craigslist: a bright blue Yamaha Banshee all-terrain vehicle he would get for $1,000 cash and his PlayStation 3 video game console. And so, recalled friend Daniel Fortunato, though they weren't familiar with Philadelphia and weren't sure where they were going, they and Cook's fiancee, Jessica Davis, found their way from Williamstown in South Jersey to East Walnut Lane at Hollis Street in West Oak Lane at 10:30 p.m. on June 21, 2013. Fortunato said Cook spotted a man sitting on the steps of a Hollis Street house and "hopped out the car to meet the kid. By the time I got out of the car, they were nowhere to...

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