Samantha Padilla


Age: 19


Summary: passenger agent at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) who was shot and fatally wounded in an apparent gang-related car-to-car shooting near a South Los Angeles freeway off-ramp, in which major roadway shootings are not uncommon in the area but violence is often gang-affiliated, and who did not appear to be connected to any gangs.



Cause of Death: Homicide by shooting


Born: June 17, 1988


Died: April 10, 2008


Location: Los Angeles, California