KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City, Mo., police confirmed Tuesday that they’ve determined some of the 13 highway shootings reported in the past month are connected.
They did not identify how many of the 13 were linked or how the connection was made.
One of the shootings happened in Leawood, Kan., and Leawood authorities told FOX 4 on Tuesday that they turned over their ballistics finding to Kansas City, Mo. investigators. Leawood said all questions about the investigation would have to be answered by Kansas City police.
“What they determined over the weekend was they’ve located 13 different incidents where vehicles have been struck by bullets on the highways,” Kansas City Police Captain Tye Grant said on Monday..
Police said they believe the shots are coming from inside a car or cars. When asked by reporters, police were quick to state they do not believe a sniper is targeting drivers.