Police searches at Illinois truck stop spark questions

For three weeks, John Herrmann has heard questions from truckers worried about whether they should park at his truck stop for the night. Herrmann, general manager of Flying J truck stop in Effingham, IL, was working during the early morning hours of Nov. 30, when a detail of Effingham County-area law enforcement officers woke several drivers by saying “DEA” and asking to see the inside of their cabs.