ORANGE COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY PRESS RELEASE
Case # 16CF0198
Date: March 4, 2016
SANTA ANA, Calif. – Additional charges were filed today for three defendants previously charged with escaping from custody at the Orange County Men’s Central Jail (OCJ). Bac Tien Duong, 43, Hossein Nayeri, 37, Newport Beach, and Jonathan Tieu, 20, Fountain Valley, are each charged with one felony count of the unlawful taking of a vehicle and one felony count of kidnapping to commit robbery. The defendants are scheduled to be arraigned today, March 4, 2016, at 10:45 a.m. in Department CJ-1, Central Jail, Santa Ana.
On Jan. 25, 2016, the defendants were each charged with one felony count of escape from pending felony charges. Duong faces also faces sentencing enhancements for prior prison convictions for second degree burglary in 1995 in San Diego County, reckless evading of a peace officer in 2008, and possession for sale of a controlled substance in 2011. Continue reading