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IE freeway sniper suspected in bb-gun attacks

ABC7 Eyewitness News HD covering Los Angeles and Southern California.

May 28, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
A freeway sniper was on the loose Friday in the latest in a series of recent attacks.The California Highway Patrol says a sniper hit at least 15 cars Friday along Interstate 15 in Apple Valley near the Dale Evans Parkway.

Investigators believe the suspect is using either a b-b or pellet gun.

There are no reports of any injuries.

The CHP is searching for a red pickup truck with a confederate flag on the back that may be linked to the shootings.

It's the latest in a rash of recent freeway shootings. Since May 6, at least 45 vehicles have been hit.