IRA Terrorists Had Car Like Beltway Sniper

The techniques used by the Beltway sniper to evade capture during a three-week killing spree in Washington were also employed by a terrorist death squad in Ireland for as long as five years in the mid-1990s.

Police believe John Allen Muhammad and John Lee Malvo used a 1990 Chevrolet Caprice modified to hide a sniper's nest in the back seat and trunk, from which the pair allegedly killed 10 people and wounded three others in the Washington, D.C., area.

The Caprice's back seat folded down, sources told