Anthony Escobar

 

Age: 14

 

Summary: eighth-grade student at Virgil Middle School in Los Angeles, California who was shot and killed while picking lemons at Echo Park during an apparent gang-related shootout, in which this was the latest in a series of Los Angeles shootings and the fourth in a nine-day period that has victimized one or more minors.

 

 

Cause of Death: Homicide by shooting

 

Born: September 20, 1993

 

Died: March 6, 2008

 

Location: Los Angeles, California