Suspected dating app killer who refused to leave cell to appear in court

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Suspected dating app killer in custody. Jeannette Reyes reports during Action News Mornings on July 30, 2018. (WPVI)

A man suspected of using dating apps to commit murder and a string of assaults, on both coasts, refused to leave his cell to appear in court last week.

A judge has signed an extraction order to ensure 27-year-old Danuel Drayton is in a California courtroom on Monday.

Drayton was arrested in a North Hollywood hotel room, where he was holding a woman captive.

Drayton is also suspected in the murder of a woman from Queens and of raping a woman in Brooklyn.

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