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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Because the cases were not selected randomly, the findings will not represent all drive-by shootings, but they do reveal the relationship between gang activities and drive-by shootings.
Several factors consistently appeared in each drive-by shooting.
When merely told of a conflict, one shooter saw an opportunity to "take care of this." Statements such as being "down to do a drive-by" for the gang implied gang members' sense of responsibility to protect and enhance the gang image as mercenaries in an elite corps.
Group pressure served as another component of the drive-by shooting scenarios.