In a rest stop on I-80, a part-time maintenance worker was shot and killed last night.
A part time maintenance worker died in a shooting at an I-80 rest stop Saturday night. The shooting happened in the men’s room at the rest area located near mile marker 208 on I-80.A Wisconsin trucker, discovered the man and called for help but there was simply nothing anyone could do at that point.
That’s an area near the Iowa County community of Victor.
Iowa County authorities have not identified the victim who was apparently shot sometime between 7:30 and 8:30 p.m. Saturday night. However, Ned Minehart, a supervisor for the company that has the maintenance contract with the Iowa D-O-T, did confirm the victim was a part time worker at the rest stop.
Fatal shooting at I-80 rest stop being investigated
Our thoughts and prayers go out to this man's family.
UPDATE - Authorities found the bastard.
Peter Riggs, 31, of Columbus, Neb., was arrested in Johnson County. Riggs is a suspect in the murder of Jeffrey D. McAdam, 46, of Victor, who was found by a truck driver inside the men's bathroom at the Interstate Highway 80 rest area near 208 mile marker.Video fixed
Rest area employee shot and killed near Victor