Trucker murdered, woman arrested

| 12/17/2003

A truck driver found dead at an Oklahoma City truck stop has been identified as 52-year-old Mark Edgar Williams of Weldon, CA, according to The Daily Oklahoman. His body was found around 6 a.m. Dec. 13 in the cab of his tractor-trailer.

Police told the newspaper Williams died after an altercation with a woman outside the Pilot Truck Stop in northeast Oklahoma City.

Police arrested 35-year-old Julie Ann Pacheco. She was charged with first-degree murder and is being held without bond in the Oklahoma County Jail.

Williams’ body has been sent to the state Medical Examiner’s Office to determine the exact cause of death.