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Case #: 96-10930

Date occurred: 07/04/1996

Location of crime: Euclid Street and the 22 freeway

Victims: Vinh Thai Quoc Nguyen

Case Synopsis: Nguyen was driving on the 22 freeway alone in his vehicle. Nguyen was being followed by Le who was in another vehicle. A large white vehicle pulled alongside Le and fired several shots into his vehicle. Le was struck by the gunfire. The suspect vehicle sped up and pulled alongside Nguyen's vehicle. The suspect then fired several shots into Nguyen's vehicle. Nguyen was struck by the gunfire and later died of his injuries.

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.