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Wednesday, October 28, 2020  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Sirens & Gavels

Sting targets Craigslist prostiution

Kootenai County authorities were monitoring local Craigslist postings even before Philip Markoff was charged with murder and with assaulting and robbing women he’d met through the Web site, which offers free classified ads.

Their effort highlights a sex market that thrives online and exists all over the United States, from glitzy East Coast cities to seeminly sleepy North Idaho towns.

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