UPDATE NO. 2, DEC. 19, 5:32 P.M.: Lan Huu Pham, 39, was charged today with murdering his 49-year-old Theo Lacy Facility cellmate Thiep Truong
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Nguyen, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Department.
Nguyen, a Westminster salesman who was being held on warrants and an assault with a deadly weapon charges, was found unconscious inside the cell Tuesday night and died
from his injuries at a hospital on Wednesday. Sheriff's Lt. Jeff Hallock had previously said Nguyen had been in a physical altercation with his cellmate.