WARNING: This individual is considered armed and dangerous. Do not attempt to apprehend suspect yourself. If seen, contact your local police station ASAP.
On October 24, 2008, Jose Padilla shot and killed an acquaintance during an argument at a Sylmar area residence. Padilla, a member of the Paca Trece street gang, used a shotgun to kill the victim and has since fled the area. An arrest warrant for Murder has been issued. Padilla should be considered armed and dangerous.