drive-by shooting

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An incident in which a shooter, usually 'riding shotgun'—in the front passenger seat—unloads a firearm from a moving vehicle at another person, vehicle, or building

drive-by shooting

Public health A phenomenon in which one or more persons–commonly members of street gangs, open fire à la Al Capone from moving vehicles, often in retaliation for an alleged wrong-doing by a rival gang
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The man was in hospital; last night after becoming the victim of a driveby shooting in Gledholt, Hudders-field.
According to police, Farooqi escaped the attack unhurt; however, his three gunmen sustained gunshot injuries in the driveby shooting assault on Quaidabad bridge past midnight.
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Two men were gunned down in a driveby shooting in Birmingham.
I wouldn't mind, but his brother, Malcolm, was the victim of a driveby shooting last week.
On Christmas Day Eddie Snr's brother Johnny, 41, dodged bullets during a driveby attack on Maryhill Road, Glasgow.
These retailers have oriented their facilities to the driveby and nonlocal purchaser rather than the neighborhood-based market that the subject provides.
Last month we told how police were hunting moped-riding criminals after a spate of attempted driveby mobile phone thefts in the city.