drive-by shooting


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drive-by shooting

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drive-by

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(Law) an incident in which a person, building, or vehicle is shot at by someone in a moving vehicle
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.drive-by shooting - shooting someone from a car as it is driven past the victim
shooting - killing someone by gunfire; "when the shooting stopped there were three dead bodies"
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KARACHI -- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leaders Faisal Vawda and Imran Ismail escaped a drive-by shooting attack on his vehicle in Karachi area of Delhi Colony on Friday evening.
WASHINGTON, July 19 (KUNA) -- A police officer who was responding to a drive-by shooting was shot and killed in Kansas City, Kansas on Tuesday, a local official confirmed.