A Wyoming resident
faces a half-million-dollar bond after being charged in the murder,
kidnapping and robbery of an Alabama truckdriver.
a report in The Casper Star-Tribune, which quoted prosecutors,
suspect Christopher Shandy, 22, agreed to give driver Wayne Shores
of Alabama a ride from a local bar to the nearby Petro truckstop,
which is just off I-80 on Curtis Road in Laramie. After the two
got into Shandy’s vehicle, Shandy tried to rob the driver. Law-enforcement
officials allege he shot Shores as the driver attempted to escape.
have a preliminary hearing Jan. 28 in Albany County Circuit Court.