drive-by killing

Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: killing - homicide committed by shooting from a moving automobile
shooting - killing someone by gunfire; "when the shooting stopped there were three dead bodies"
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Chancey Luna, 18, was convicted of the August 2013 drive-by killing of Christopher Lane, then a 22-year-old student at East Central University as he was jogging along a residential road in Duncan, about 80 miles southwest of Oklahoma City.
Detectives investigating the South Shields shooting say the recordings show the two people they believe are responsible for the drive-by killing.
A STUDENT shot by Elliot Rodger said he "looked happy" when he carried out his drive-by killing rampage.
In a press conference held in Sana'a, Public Relations and Moral Guidance director Mohamed al-Kaedi said that 43 drive-by killing operations and 22 assassination attempt were registered during the period of March 1 to April 23.
His friend Shaham Ali, 30, was shot dead in the drive-by killing in March 2003.
Heartbroken mum Melissa told of her heartache at Tuesday night's drive-by killing in Tallaght, Dublin.
Colin Joyce, 29, who styled himself "The General", and Lee Amos, 32, leaders of Manchester's notorious Gooch Gang, were both convicted of the drive-by killing of a mourner at the funeral of a man Joyce had "executed" months earlier.
Drug dealer lured to restaurant before drive-by killing
NORTH HILLS -- Two gang members have been charged in a January drive-by killing that left a 17-year-old rival dead.
He arrested Atef Abayat, a prominent Palestinian militant in Bethlehem whom Israeli security officials accused of involvement in the drive-by killing two weeks ago of an Israeli settler, Sarit Omrani.
In a six-month trial at Liverpool crown court, a jury heard they terrorised Manchester, torturing and attacking rivals - and gunning down a mourner in a drive-by killing at the funeral of a man "executed" earlier.
It's a much more complex matter than A shoots B in a drive-by killing.