John Allen Muhammad along with his younger partner, Lee Boyd Malvo, carried out the 2002 Beltway sniper attacks, killing at least 10 people. Muhammad and Malvo were arrested in connection with the attacks on October 24, 2002, following tips from alert citizens.
John Allen Muhammad and partner Lee Boyd went on a three-week shooting spree in 2002 in the Washington D.C. area in which 13 people were randomly shot and 10 of them killed. Muhammad, a father figure to Mavo, was allegedly the mastermind behind the murder spree.
John Allen Muhammad October 2002 – November 2003 The Beltway scene was terrorized in October 2002 when John Allen Muhammad and accomplice Lee Malvo killed 10 people and wounded 3 others during a 3-week sniper spree. Despite appeals and countless self-proclaimed justifications for his actions, Muhammad was killed by lethal injection in November 2009, while Lee Malvo received life in prison without the possibility of parole.