Thursday: Investigators work at the scene of a shooting at a Sunoco gas station in Manassas, Va.
MANASSAS, Va. ‚ÄĒ Police across the Washington metropolitan area were scrambling Thursday morning to determine whether the suburban sniper had struck again.
A 53-year-old man, identified as Dean Harold Meyers of Gaithersburg, Md., was shot dead at about 8:15 p.m. Wednesday night at a gas station near Manassas, Va., about 30 miles west of the District.
Sgt. Kim Chinn of the Prince William County, Va., police told reporters Thursday morning that a white panel van, possible a commercial-version Dodge Caravan, was seen driving away after the shooting.