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Mom took toddlers on drive-by, cops say

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A Utah woman was with her children when she committed a drive-by shooting, police said.

According to investigators, 42-year-old Vera Castillo opened fire at a neighbor from inside her vehicle, while her 2-year-old and 9-month-old children were in the back seat.

In fact, they said, Castillo shot at the man and drove away, and then returned to the scene to fire more shots at him.

The victim was not hurt.

Castillo turned herself in to face attempted murder charges and remained in the Salt Lake County Jail.

Her children are in state custody.

The motive for the alleged shooting was not clear.


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