Kaitlyn Avila

 

Age: 3

 

Summary: Los Angeles, California girl who was fatally shot as her family arrived home after a Sunday afternoon trip to McDonald's, in which police believed the child was intentionally targeted by a teenage gang member who first wounded her father Cesar Avila, apparently thinking he was a rival gang member, then aimed at the little girl and shot her in the chest.

 

 

Cause of Death: Homicide by shooting

 

Born: 2003

 

Died: September 24, 2006

 

Location: Los Angeles, California