Suspect behind bars in nurse's strangulation after meeting on dating site

Danueal Drayton, 27, has been accused of using dating apps to bait women in a string of attacks from New York to Los Angeles, with police saying he's involved in multiple violent crimes.
2:25 | 07/31/18

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