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Italian Man Accused of Killing Prostitute, Writing Story About It

Italian police have arrested aspiring writer Daniele Piampaschet, 34, for allegedly killing 19-year-old Nigerian prostitute Anthonia Egbuna in the same way as a murder portrayed in one of his stories. According to Italian police, Piampaschet was obsessed with the young prostitute, whose body was recovered from the River Po in February.