(CNN) A man accused of shooting at cars on Kansas City, Missouri, highways has been charged with 18 felony counts covering nine incidents.
On Friday, authorities identified the suspect as Mohammed Pedro Whitaker. He is 27 and lives in Grandview, south of Kansas City, reported CNN affiliate KCTV-TV.
Jackson County, Missouri, prosecutor Jean Peters Baker, speaking at a press briefing, said Whitaker acted alone. She said he is being held on $1 million cash bond.
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Baker wouldn't reveal much background on Whitaker but said he has "very little criminal record."
Whitaker is accused of shooting at nine vehicles, with two charges in each incident, Baker said.