ColdCase-2001_1.jpg

Case #: 01-19086

Date occurred: 11/04/2001

Location of crime: Private residence

Victim: Edward Nguyen

Case Synopsis: Nguyen and his wife were returning home from a local casino. Two suspects confront them in their driveway. The Victim backed his vehicle into the suspect car when the suspect(s) fired into his vehicle. The victim was struck with the gunfire. Two weeks earlier another victim returned home after leaving a local casino. The victim was confronted in the driveway by the suspects. The victim was knocked down and her purse was taken. Suspect vehicle is described as a white or light colored mini van, possibly a Dodge caravan with tinted windows. Suspect #1(in above photos) is described as male, Hispanic or Asian, 20's to early 30's, 5'9" or taller. Suspect #2 male, possibly Hispanic, partial Calif. Plate 4A**063.

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.