Timeline in Sniper Shootings

Events in the sniper shooting cases. John Allen Muhammad (search) and Lee Boyd Malvo (search) were either charged in the crimes listed or are considered suspects based on ballistics and other evidence.

Feb. 16, 2002 — Keenya Cook, 21, shot to death at her home in Tacoma, Wash.

March 19 — Jerry Taylor, 60, shot to death on Tucson, Ariz., golf course.

May 1-4 — Shooting damages Temple Beth El synagogue, Tacoma, Wash.

Sept. 5 — Paul LaRuffa wounded outside his Clinton, Md., pizzeria.

Sept. 14 — Rupinder "Benny" Oberoi wounded at Silver Spring, Md., liquor store where he worked.

Sept. 15 — Muhammad Rashid wounded outside Brandywine, Md., liquor store where he worked.

Sept. 21 — Million Waldemarian, 41, shot to death at Atlanta liquor store where he worked. Claudine Parker, 52, shot to death and Kellie Adams, 24, seriously wounded outside Montgomery, Ala., liquor store where they worked.

Sept. 23 — Hong Im Ballenger, 45, shot to death at her beauty products store in Baton Rouge, La.

Sept. 26 — Wright Williams wounded at his Baton Rouge grocery store.

Oct. 2 — Gunshot does damage at a craft store in Aspen Hill, Md. James Martin, 55, shot to death outside a Wheaton, Md., supermarket.

Oct. 3 — James L. "Sonny" Buchanan, 39, shot to death as he mowed grass in Rockville, Md. Premkumar A. Walekar, 54, shot to death at an Aspen Hill, Md., gas station. Sarah Ramos, 34, shot to death outside Silver Spring, Md., shopping center. Lori Lewis-Rivera, 25, shot to death at Kensington, Md., gas station. Pascal Charlot, 72, shot to death while crossing a street in Washington.

Oct. 4 — Caroline Seawell wounded outside a Spotsylvania County, Va., craft store.

Oct. 7 — Iran Brown, 13, wounded outside Tasker Middle School in Bowie, Md.

Oct. 9 — Dean Harold Meyers (search), 53, shot to death at a Manassas, Va., gas station.

Oct. 11 — Kenneth Bridges, 53, shot to death at a Spotsylvania County, Va., gas station.

Oct. 14 — FBI analyst Linda Franklin (search), 47, shot to death outside a Falls Church, Va., Home Depot store.

Oct. 19 — Jeffrey Hopper, 37, wounded outside an Ashland, Va., restaurant.

Oct. 22 — Bus driver Conrad Johnson, 35, shot to death on his bus in Silver Spring, Md.

Oct. 24 — Muhammad and Malvo arrested at a rest stop near Myersville, Md.

Oct. 14, 2003 — Muhammad goes on trial in Virginia Beach, Va., in Meyers' slaying.

Nov. 10 — Malvo goes on trial in Chesapeake, Va., in Franklin's slaying.

Nov. 17 — Jury convicts Muhammad of two counts of capital murder.

Nov. 24 — Jury recommends that Muhammad be sentenced to death.

Dec. 18 — Jury convicts Malvo of two counts of capital murder.

March 9 — Judge in Muhammad's case to sentence convicted sniper.