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Police seek help in identifying an IPhone robber whose 15-year-old victim died

Published on July 8, 2014 by in Crime, Santa Ana

Santa Ana Police Department
Advisory: SAPD Detectives request Public assistance in identifying suspect of Robbery. Victim 15 dies from her injuries
On July 3, 2014, during the mid-day, a 15 year old female victim, Rubi Rubio, was walking with her 7 year old sister in the area of 1000 W. Warner. The victim was confronted by the suspect [...]

 
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Three suspects arrested for attempted murder

Advisory: SAPD Homicide Detectives arrest three suspects in Attempted Homicide Case
Arrested:
1. Gregorio Dominguez Negrete (22) Santa Ana
2. Steven Orejel (20) Santa Ana
3. Male Juvenile (16) Santa Ana
On 06-17-14, at approximately 6 P.M. a male victim was riding a bicycle in the area of 1700 E. Borchard when he was confronted by three suspects in [...]

 
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Santa Ana apartment murder victim identified as Victorino Cruz, 58

Published on May 30, 2014 by in Crime, Santa Ana

Santa Ana Police Department
Advisory: SAPD Homicide Detectives identify victim in 5-28-2014 murder investigation – 1300 Block North Harbor Blvd
Victim: Victorino Cruz (58) Santa Ana
Detail: On 5-28-2014 at approximately 1:20 AM, patrol officers responded to the apartment complex located in the 1300 block of North Harbor Blvd. Residents of an apartment at that complex found their [...]

 
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The SAPD arrests a man suspected in an apartment complex murder

Salvador Barragan
Santa Ana Police Department
Advisory: SAPD Homicide Detectives arrest suspect in murder investigation – 1300 Block North Harbor Blvd
Detail: On 5-28-2014 at approximately 1:20 AM, patrol officers responded to the apartment complex located in the 1300 block of North Harbor Blvd. Residents of an apartment at that complex found their roommate deceased inside their apartment. [...]

 
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Westminster man convicted for soliciting the murder of his wife

Orange County District Attorney Press Release
For Immediate Release, Case # 13CF0340 & 13CF1025: April 18, 2014
HUSBAND CONVICTED OF 2004 SPECIAL CIRCUMSTANCES CONSPIRACY-MURDER BY SOLICITING MURDER OF WIFE
SANTA ANA – A husband was convicted yesterday of the 2004 solicitation-murder of his wife. Magdi Faiz Girgis, 61, Westminster, was found guilty by a jury April 17, 2014, of one felony count [...]

 
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Firearm-related injury and death in Orange County

Orange County Health Care Agency
Firearm-Related Injury and Death in Orange County
(Santa Ana) – A new study by the Orange County Health Care Agency examines the prevalence and circumstances around firearm-related incidents in Orange County between 2009 and 2011. During this period, there were 1,292 firearm-related incidents resulting in the death of 439 persons and non-fatal injuries [...]

 
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Woman charged with stabbing-murder of her care home roomie

Orange County District Attorney Press Release
For Immediate Release
Case # TBA
February 25, 2014
WOMAN CHARGED WITH STABBING-MURDER OF CARE HOME ROOMMATE
WESTMINSTER – A woman has been charged with the stabbing-murder of her roommate in a Garden Grove care home. Lucie Wardell, 49, is charged with one felony count of murder with a sentencing enhancement for the personal [...]

 
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Judge rules that Pham’s alleged killers must stand trial on murder charges

A judge has ruled that two women will stand trial on murder charges in connection with the death of a 23-year-old woman left unconscious and fatally injured after a fight outside a Santa Ana nightclub, according to the O.C. Register.
A judge ruled there was enough evidence to try Vanesa Zavala and Candace Brito. Both defendants [...]

 
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Prosecutor says what matters is Pham’s death not who started the fight

Contrary to reports that bystanders did nothing as a 23-year-old woman was fatally beaten outside a Santa Ana nightclub, an Orange County prosecutor said that as many as 15 people tried to come to the victim’s rescue, according to the Los Angeles Times.
“There’s been a lot of misinformation in this case,” OC Senior Deputy District [...]

 
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Victim of shooting on South Standard played football at Godinez High School

The victim of the shooting death in the 1400 block of South Standard on January 24, 2014 has been identified as Jeffrey “Jay Jay” Enriquez (18) of Santa Ana, a former football player at Godinez Fundamental High School. He leaves behind his mom, Maria, and seven brothers and sisters.
On 1-24-14, at approximately 1:10 AM, Santa Ana [...]

 
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Pham’s Vietnamese friends are afraid to talk to SAPD investigators

As Santa Ana police detectives try to make sense of the melee that led to Kim Pham’s death, the investigation is running into a wall of silence. Pham’s friends have failed to come forward. One flatly refused to meet with law enforcement, despite pleas from the police, according to the L.A. Times.
Police Commander Tim Vu, [...]

 
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Woman arrested in death of Kim Pham charged with murder

Photo of Vanesa Tapia Zavala courtesy of KTLA

Vanesa Tapia Zavala, 25, of Santa Ana was charged with one felony count of murder this afternoon for her role in the death of 23-year-old Kim Pham in Santa Ana in the early morning hours of Jan. 19, 2014. You can watch a video of today’s court proceedings at [...]

 
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DTSA’s image wrecked as the Crosby murder story goes global

In a blog post, titled: ‘These Are the 7 Biggest Fears That You Need To Avoid Having  In Your Twenties’ on the website Elite Daily, Kim Pham called on people her  age to stop being fearful, according to the Daily Mail, a newspaper in London.
But that was written before she was beaten into a coma while [...]

 
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No – the Crosby victim wasn’t killed because she photo-bombed her murderers

Victim was taken of life support and pronounced dead today at 12:36 this afternoon, according to the SAPD.
The attack on a woman who was beaten into unconsciousness outside a popular  Santa Ana nightspot may have been sparked when the 23-year-old accidentally  walked in front of a camera as a group of nightclub patrons posed for [...]

 
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Crosby hate crime/murder update

A Santa Ana woman was arrested Monday in connection with a weekend assault that left a 23-year-old woman critically hurt and unconscious on the sidewalk outside a crowded Santa Ana nightspot, according to the O.C. Register.
The victim, Kim Pham, is brain dead, according to the OC Weekly.  They also reported that her sister posted this [...]

 
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