Six cars were struck by pellets from a BB gun in Clinton on Sunday, according to police.

Police said the cars were in different parking lots when they were hit, including Shop Rite, Stop & Shop and Clinton Crossings throughout Clinton during the early evening hours. Police said the windows of the vehicles were shot out with a BB gun.

"It appears someone was probably traveling by in a vehicle, and shot the BB gun out window as they were traveling. They might have come to a stop and then shot, but as you can see from the pictures, they were shot quite excessively," said Clinton Police Sgt. Jeremiah Dunn.

"Obviously you see that and you panic and you still wonder if it's going on around, and I have little kids, so it's definitely upsetting," said Whitney Kamradt, of Madison.

There is no description of suspects involved in the shooting. Anyone with any information about the incidents in Clinton is asked to call the Clinton Police Department at 860-669-0451 or email smangs@clintonct.org or jdunn@clintonct.org.

Similar incidents occurred on Sunday in Waterford. The shootings took place in the area of the Crystal Mall, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Home Depot and Lowes.

According to police the Waterford vandalism happened either late Sunday afternoon or early evening.

Now police from two departments are comparing information.

Anyone with any information about the Waterford incidents is asked to call the Waterford Police Department at 860-442-9451 or email mafedor@waterfordct.org.

Police in Clinton said it "not known yet if these are related to incidents in Waterford."

Copyright 2016 WFSB (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

Locations

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.