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Murder suspect out of the hospital, now in jail

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -- Eric Osborn, the man charged with killing Sarah Elizabeth McKay, is now out of the hospital and in the Johnson County Jail.

Court records show that Osborn hit McKay over the head with a baseball bat after a night of drinking, drugs and sex.

Osborn told police that he then choked McKay until she died.

Records show that Osborn then tried to kill himself by taking drugs, slitting his throat and drinking bleach

Police were called to #18 Expo Drive in the Modern Manor Mobile Home Park on March 7, 2010 at 9:29pm.

When deputies arrived, they found Osborn injured and McKay laying dead in a bed.

Osborn is being held on $1 million dollar cash bond.

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