The main characters are Dill, Scout and Jem. They are at Dill's house because he is about to leave for the school year.
"We were playin' strip poker up yonder by the fishpool,"
They are going to the Radley's house to see if they can see Boo Radley.
After they go to the Radley house, they get there and they are looking in the window on the back porch. Then, they hear someone in the house and they start to run, After that, they They get shot at and Jem loses his pant while trying to get through the fence.
They have to run back with the rest of the people to make sure it doesn't look suspicious.
Jem has to go back to the Radley's to get his pants.
The main problem in the story is them getting shot at and Jem losing his pants.