PHOENIX - Phoenix police have identified four more shooting incidents linked to a string of unsolved deadly shootings in Maryvale.
Investigators looked into incidents since January 2016 and now believe that a total of eight cases were committed by the same serial shooter or shooters. The Federal Bureau of Investigation said it is helping Phoenix police in solving these homicides.
Police were looking into the cases before, but have only recently linked them to the ongoing serial-shooting investigation. The recently identified cases are as follows:
The cases that were already under investigation are as follows:
See a map of all eight cases below. The newly identified cases are shown in red:
A witness was able to provide police with a suspect description involved in one of the cases. The sketch is provided above.
Silent Witness has raised the award amount for those with information to $30,000.
“Someone out there knows who did this. We need our community to call us or Silent Witness and help us solve these cases, bring justice to these families and victims, and prevent more violence from occurring,” said Phoenix Police Chief Joseph Yahner.
To report something that may be linked to this investigation, contact 480-WITNESS.
Sources inside Phoenix PD have told me that they believe that the suspect kills just to kill. No motive. https://t.co/lNWC63JWmL— Dave Biscobing (@DaveBiscobing15) July 12, 2016