Camha Nguyen Do, 38
Camha Nguyen Do, a 38-year-old Vietnamese woman, was shot and killed Friday, Jan. 24 in the 400 block of North Second Street in Alhambra, according to Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner’s records.
Police received a call of shots fired at an apartment about 7:15 p.m. and arrived to find two people, including Nguyen Do, who had been shot, according to a news release from the Alhambra Police Department.
Nguyen Do was pronounced dead at the scene at 7:26 p.m., according to coroner’s records.
Nguyen Do’s husband, Coung Do, 44, was also killed.
Their 4-year-old child was present when the killings occurred, but she was not wounded, prosecutors said.
A couple of blocks away, another officer who was en route to the scene was flagged down by a man who confessed to the shooting, police said.
The man, identified by authorities as Sam Nhat Do, a 42-year-old Vietnamese man, was arrested on suspicion of murder.
Do is the biological brother of Coung Do.
Sam Nhat Do was charged Jan. 28 with two counts of murder with the special circumstance allegation of multiple murders, according to the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office. He was also charged with one count of child abuse likely to cause great injury or death.
The incident occurred inside the home of Do’s parents.
Police said the motive has not yet been determined.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at (626) 308-4817. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.
--Los Angeles Times staff writer Alex Wigglesworth contributed to this report.