Phoenix highway shootings: I-10 freeway site of 11 incidents, none fatal, police say.

There Have Been 11 Nonfatal Shootings in 12 Days on I-10 in Downtown Phoenix

There Have Been 11 Nonfatal Shootings in 12 Days on I-10 in Downtown Phoenix

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Sept. 11 2015 9:40 AM

There Have Been 11 Nonfatal Shootings in 12 Days on I-10 in Downtown Phoenix

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Only one person, who sustained a light injury, has actually been hit.

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Police in Arizona have confirmed 11 incidents in the last 12 days which cars on the I-10 freeway in downtown Phoenix were struck by bullets or other projectiles. Only one person has actually been hit, a 13-year-old girl who sustained a small injury to her ear when a bullet came through the windshield of the car she was riding in. From AZCentral.com's article on the investigation of an incident yesterday:

The first report Thursday morning came from a driver who spoke with DPS officers after his car window was shattered at 5:55 a.m., possibly by a BB gun, on the freeway near 83rd Avenue, officials said.
A DPS spokesman said later Thursday morning that investigators were able to confirm the motorist's report. There was no injury, DPS spokesman Bart Graves said.
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Eight of the incidents involved bullets and three involved "projectiles," i.e. BBs or similar objects. From CNN:

All the shootings over the past two weeks came in one eight-block stretch. But they weren't all identical.
"I think we have a number of different weapons involved, but we're still trying to determine that," Milstead said.

The first confirmed shooting took place on Aug. 29.