On Friday, July 24, 2015, at approximately 5:38 PM, San Jose Police officers responded to the 3000 block of Oakbridge Dr. on a person shot. Several callers reported they heard multiple shots and a male was lying on the street. Upon arrival, officers discovered an adult male victim suffering from at least one gunshot wound. The victim, later identified as Danh Nguyen, was pronounced deceased at the scene. The suspect(s) have not been identified. The suspect vehicle has not been located.
The San Jose Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance to help identify the suspect(s) that gunned down 61 year old Danh Nguyen as he was returning to his home at the Woodbridge Mobile Home Park. The victim Nguyen, a Vietnam veteran having served in the Republic of Vietnam Airborne Division Angels in Red Hats, was walking westbound on Lexann Avenue just west of Towers Lane when the suspect(s) approached and fired multiple rounds at him.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Guire or Detective Tran of the San Jose Police Departments Homicide Unit at 408-277-5283. Persons wishing to remain anonymous may either call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line, (408) 947-STOP (7867), or click the “Submit a Tip” link below. Persons providing information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect may be eligible for a cash reward from the Silicon Valley Crime Stoppers.
Victim Nguyen pictured below. Help us find justice for him.