Mo. man allegedly randomly shoots at vehicles

WAYNESVILLE, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a man is in jail after he stopped on an interstate and shot at passing vehicles.

The patrol says 59-year-old Sepid Majid Salem of Ballwin told a passenger in his car Sunday that he “had an urge” before he stopped and fired four or five shots on Interstate 44 in Pulaski County near Devil’s Elbow.

KSPR reports ( ) no one was injured but one of the shots went through a sleeper berth in a semi-trailer truck.

Salem is charged with first-degree assault, unlawful use of a weapon and property damage.

A witness notified authorities, who arrested Salem in Rolla. Authorities found the semi at a rest area near Doolittle. The truck had a camera and recorded the shoooting.


Information from: KSPR-TV,


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