Mariana T. Lesnic Shot and Killed Trucker at a Rest Stop
On Wednesday, the 6th, Ernest Kummer, 60, of Monroe was fatally shot at the westbound I-80 rest area near mile marker 208. Police arrived to find him dead in his cab and Mariana Lesnic close by.
They arrested her and stated she shot him deliberately but with no premeditation. She made her initial appearance Wednesday in Iowa County District Court. Bond was set at $1 million.
So far, nothing has been said about why she did it or what the circumstances were when the murder occurred.