A Montgomery County Police officer walks by a minivan splattered with blood after a shooting at a Mobil gas station in Aspen Hill, Md., where a cab driver was shot dead while filling his gas tank.

Time: 8:15 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 3, 2002

Place: A Mobil gas station in the Aspen Hill area

Prem Kumar Walekar, 2001 photo
Victim: Prem Kumar Walekar, 54, of Olney, Md. A part-time cab driver, Walekar was pumping gas into his taxi when he was shot. Neighbors said it was unusual for the Bombay native to be at work that early.