Case #: 94-12918

Date occurred: 07/04/1994

Location of crime: 9860 Westminster Café Ngoc Tuyet

Victims: Nhut Trinh and Heng Sok

Case Synopsis: Trinh and Sok were inside the Café Ngoc Tuyet. Sok is a gang member and feuding with other Vietnamese gangs. Trinh and Sok were seated when a suspected gang member approached them. An argument ensued and Trinh saw the suspect had a gun. Trinh tried to run away but was shot several times leaving him paralyzed. The suspect then shot Sok several times whom later died from his injuries. The suspect was described as a male/Vietnamese, 19 years, 5'5", 125lbs, wearing a black baseball hat. The suspect vehicle described as a 1987-89 Toyota Celica, midnight blue with a spoiler.

The Garden Grove Police Department is seeking information that will lead to the arrest and prosecution of the suspect(s) responsible for this murder. If you have information that could assist with this investigation or any other unsolved case, you can call the Garden Grove Police Department at (714) 741-5704 or Investigator John Maciel at (714) 741-5824 or email johnm@ci.garden-grove.ca.us.