Philip Chau, 21
Posted Jan. 6, 2010, 1:09 a.m.
Philip Chau, a 21-year-old Asian man, was shot and killed Wednesday, Jan. 6, in the 2600 block of Earle Avenue in Rosemead, authorities said.
Chau was shot about 12:03 a.m. in what Sheriff's officials are calling a possible murder-suicide. He was found with an unidentified Asian woman in her twenties who was pronounced dead at the scene.
Chau was taken to the hospital where he died at 1:09 a.m., according to coroner's officials.
Sheriff's officials said the two were dating, and KTLA News is reporting the two had been on a ski trip earlier in the day.
KTLA has more on the killing: Young Couple Found Shot to Death in Rosemead
-- Anthony Pesce
Photo: The location where Philip Chau was shot.. Credit: Sarah Ardalani / Los Angeles Times