Man arrested in connection with Oregon highway shootings

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — Oregon state police say a 49-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a series of highway shootings in southwest Oregon. Police say at least eight vehicles have been struck by bullets on Interstate 5 since May. The most recent incident happened Wednesday when a woman in a vehicle was struck with a bullet. She has since been released from the hospital. Police say Kenneth Ayers, of Roseburg, was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, recklessly endangering another person and other charges. It wasn’t immediately known if he’s obtained a lawyer to speak for him.