I-Team: Is a Serial Killer Hunting Motorists in Northern Nevada?
Posted: Jul 07, 2011 2:28 PM EDT
Updated: Jul 07, 2011 7:58 PM EDT
By George Knapp, Chief Investigative Reporter
By Matt Adams, Chief Photojournalist
LAS VEGAS -- The baffling disappearance of a Reno man while traveling along Interstate 80 in northern Nevada has some lawmen considering a chilling possibility -- that a serial killer might be prowling Nevada roads, picking off unsuspecting victims.
Patrick Carnes has been missing since mid-April, but there are others who have vanished in the same area.
The police are reluctant to spook the public for no reason, which is why some of the disappearances have been publicized, but there's been little open discussion about a possible serial killer along I-80. The investigation has led some lawmen to suspect that a killer, or killers, working as long-haul truck drivers are prowling that lonely corridor up north, carrying out what might be thrill-kills.
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