Samuel Valdivia



Age: 18


Summary: student at El Dorado High School in Chandler, Arizona who was stabbed to death during a fight with a former student, Navy sailor Sixto Balbuena (20), after he was found in a compromising situation with his mathematics teacher 48-year-old Tamara Hofmann (who was Balbuena's fiancée and former teacher), in which authorities said Balbuena may have attacked and stabbed the teen in a jealous rage but was later arrested on a second-degree murder charge.



Cause of Death: Homicide by stabbing


Born: circa 1990


Died: April 10, 2009


Location: Chandler, Arizona