ARREST IN MURDER OF WISCONSIN TRUCKER
Tuesday, January 19th, 2010 -- 11:33 am
Posted by Riley Hebert-News Director
A man from Racine has been charged with the murder of a Sparta truck driver who was found fatally stabbed on a suburban Chicago interstate.
David Seddon, 48, was charged with first-degree murder Monday.
Allen Lauritzen, 40, was found Friday morning lying by his parked rig by the side of the Edens Expressway, near the Chicago suburb of Northbrook. He was pronounced dead at a hospital.
Lauritzen was a driver with Pehler & Sons trucking, based in Arcadia, Wis.