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