Woman Killed at Rest Stop, Manhunt for Suspect
Updated: Wednesday, July 9 2014, 05:25 PM CDT
A town is in shock after a local woman is found dead at a northern Illinois rest stop.
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Tragedy strikes at an Illinois rest stop a Monticello woman is found dead and now authorities are asking for your help to find her alleged killer. State police say a rest stop attendant discovered 44-year old Tonya Bargman unresponsive around 8:30 last night.
After reviewing security camera footage of the incident police say that Bargman left the rest stop bathroom and was then attacked by a man. It happened at the southbound willow creek rest stop on I39 near mile marker 84, about 45 minutes south of Rockford.
The man authorities believe killed her is also wanted in connection to a death on Monday.
Police have identified 36-year-old Terence Doddy of Rockford, Ill. as a person of interest in the investigation.
He is wanted by the Rockford Police Department for a murder that happened on June 30, 2014 in Rockford.
Doddy was seen leaving the rest area in the woman's gray 2013 Nissan Altima with the Illinois license plate "BARGMN 2"
Anyone with any information is asked to call 911.
Law enforcement officials are also urging the public to take the necessary safety precautions when visiting rest stop areas.