LITCHFIELD, IL. (KMOX) – A motorist on I-55 in Southern Illinois was found by state troopers bound and gagged with duct tape.
Illinois state police are investigating after they received a call for a motorist assist at milepost 63 on I-55.
When they arrived they found the driver tied up with the duct tape.
Once freed , the driver said he was pulled over by a dark colored SUV with a red light on the dashboard.
The driver stated that three men wearing masks held him at gunpoint and stole about $5,500 in cash and some personal items.