Iowa escapee killed by retired farmer he held captive
Posted: Monday, August 19, 2013 12:00 am
BEDFORD, Iowa — Escaped inmate Rodney Long was killed early Tuesday morning by a shotgun blast from a retired farmer who was being held captive.
Jerome Mauderly and his wife, Carolyn, went to bed about 9:30 p.m. Monday. At about 10:15 p.m., Long kicked in their door, waking the couple, said Mitch Mortvedt, the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation's special agent in charge for western Iowa.
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Monday, August 19, 2013 12:00 am.