As authorities in Arizona continue to pursue the case of multiple shootings of vehicles along a stretch of Interstate 10 in Phoenix, police have arrested a trio of teenagers who they say have been committing copycat crimes.

Police have questioned at least one person of interest who was detained on Friday on an unrelated charge; authorities did not reveal much more other than that he was not considered the main suspect

Meanwhile, three teenagers, all 18, were arrested on charges of shooting projectiles at cars with slingshots in an apparent series of copycat incidents. On Sunday, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio said that a couple whose car window was shattered on Saturday, just east of Phoenix, noted a license plate number of a vehicle that allegedly pulled up alongside them. Deputies and the state Department of Public Safety located the vehicle. Read more…

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Investigation continues in Phoenix highway shootings, copycats arrested