Police officers guard the crime scene area, Thursday, Oct 10, 2002, outside of a Sunoco service station in Manassas, Va., where a man was shot and killed Wednesday night. Officias have not confirmed whether or not this shooting is connected to the Maryland sniper attacks.

Time: 8:15 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2002

Place: A gas station in Manassas, Va., about 30 miles west of Washington.

Dean Meyers, undated photo
Victim: Dean Meyers, a 53-year-old man from Gaithersburg, Md., was killed by a single shot to his upper body. Police called the shooting "consistent" with the serial attacks.