drive-by shooting

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drive-by shooting

an incident in which a person, building, or vehicle is shot at by someone in a moving vehicle.
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A GANG who allegedly plotted to kill a police officer, soldier or civilian in a driveby shooting used a slang word for trainers as a code for a gun, a court heard.
FOUR young Brits "inspired by Islamic State" planned driveby shootings to spread terror in London, a jury was told.
Bangalore, India, May 30, 2015 --(PR.com)-- DriveBy Labs has released OffRoad Thrills for Android as part of the Bangalore OffRoad Drivers Association (B.O.D.A) initiative to make 4x4 off-road, one of the fastest growing adventure motor-sports in India, closer to everyone.
FAISALABAD -- At least four people lost their lives in Faisalabad district in an incident of driveby shooting apparently motivated by old enmity.
[32.] Stamm, S., Ramzan, Z., Jakobsson, M., (2006), "Driveby Pharming", Indiana University School of Informatics and Cumputing, Technical Report TR641.
Das, "Driveby localization of roadside WiFi networks," in Proceedings of the 27th IEEE Communications Society Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM '08), pp.
In the verses she pays tribute to Aboud Rogo Mohammed, the former leader of Al-Qaeda-linked terror faction Al-Shabaab, killed last week in a Kenya driveby shooting.
The checkpoint attacks follow a pattern of driveby shootings that have plagued security forces in Sinai since a popular uprising ousted president Hosni Mubarak in 2011, and drastically weakened the police force.
For instance, Habis describes a move to use when someone tries a driveby purse snatching.
Detectives believe the Glasgow underworld outfit were involved in a driveby hit on 36-year-old Kevin McCann.