Time: 5:20 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2002

Place: Windows shot at a Michaels arts and crafts store in the unincorporated Aspen Hill area of Montgomery County, Md.

Victim: No one is hurt. Police are unable to identify the bullet in this shooting, which happened less than an hour before the sniper's first victim was killed at a shopping center less than 15 minutes away. Two days later, a 43-year-old woman is wounded outside a Michaels store in Fredericksburg, Va.