Little Saigon Asian Crip Who Killed At Asian Garden Mall Gets Bad News

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Tri Trong Huynh
Armed with a baseball bat and a mop handle, members of the Asian Crips criminal street gang attacked a group of men and women outside the Asian Garden Mall in Little Saigon on Thanksgiving 2001 and murdered one of the victims.

The crime went unsolved for eight years until Westminster Police Department detective Tim Walker, arguably one of the nation's best Asian gang experts, used cell phone records to unravel the case and identify Tri Trong Huynh as a solid suspect.

During interviews with Walker, Huynh--a convicted burglar--initially claimed that he hadn't been at the mall that day and wasn't an Asian Crips hoodlum, an assertion undermined by the "AC" prominently tattooed on his back.

Walker was relentless in his questioning and, months later, Huynh eventually claimed that he'd been jumped into the gang after the killing, that he'd gotten a call to go to the Asian Garden Mall with three Crips on the day of the crime to collect a debt and that he'd been mildly violent at the murder scene before fleeing, according to court records.

Believing that Huynh is the person who struck the fatal, mop handle blow to Kevin Eng's skull, Walker arrested him. Witnesses testified that the defendant had used the stick during the crime and a 2010 jury found him guilty of murder, gang membership, street terrorism and use of a deadly weapon. Later, Orange County Superior Court Judge William R. Froeberg sentenced him to prison.

Hunyh appealed his convictions, claiming the prosecutor committed misconduct and that his defense lawyer had been inept for not attempting to undermine Walker's gang expert testimony.

On May 31, a California Court of Appeal based in Santa Ana issued a 14-page ruling that rejected Huynh's arguments.

Upshot: The Asian Crip, who is now 30 years old, will continue to serve his life sentence at the California State Prison at Sacramento. Huynh won't ever return to society. Froeberg made sure he is ineligible for parole.

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Dweezle
Dweezle

Ya know reading this article and the comments below brings to mind my latest thoughts,

The problem I see here is we have one set of laws and two interpretations, One for the wealthy and Politically Connected, and another more critical interpretation for the worker class & poor

When we go into a courtroom we are usually found guilty no matter how well we prove our innocence.

James Crowley
James Crowley

Black people's fault. The asians imitate them because they come here and hip hop music is seen as cool. Where do you think the name "crips" comes from anyways? It was some black gang formed by a bunch of crippled black vietnam vets that came back to the us and used warfare tactics they learned from fighting the vietcong to take on their rival the "bloods". Bloods got their name because they studied african tribal customs and would drink the blood of their victims to take their power. Asians come here and instead of studying to be a doctor decide to act like black people.

Johnrose7588
Johnrose7588

Lol zipper head crips. Bunch of punk lame bitches. Get them off the streets and send them back to Vietnam. Let ho chi men deal with them. Between the gangs, massage parlors, and coffe shop casinos looks like little saigon is a free for all. Theres no police control around here

Frosted_kavu
Frosted_kavu

prison is costly. just off with his head

ageofknowledge
ageofknowledge

Another dirtbag off the street. Now if we could just hang him, instead of pay enormous amounts of money every year to take care of him, justice would be complete.

Yoo Focker
Yoo Focker

Ha Ha..sucks to be him.  He looks like he is in his 50's, not 30

Frank_0888
Frank_0888

Yeah, like your ancestors who raped & pillaged this land while trying to eliminate it's rightful occupants.

Rjms
Rjms

Gotta love the fact that these type of people come to America and reak their havoc on our American society.  Maybe they should stay in their own country and fuck that one up even more.  

sisto.leal
sisto.leal

James Crowley,you shouldnt give your opinion on something you have no clue of...get your facts straight,it will only save you embarrassment...here is the true origin of the word CRIP... "Common Revolution In Progress".Google son...use Google!Now run along & go tell your hip-hop buddies you learned something new today!!

Rogdowlink
Rogdowlink

He has fairly good chances of some action in the appellate court, mere association does not imply guilt! Maybe in a poop bucket like O. C. lol!!!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

not mitch young
not mitch young

Duder, if the indians were in charge, there would be a chock full of casinos stuffed with albino tourist/gambler/victims, like the City of Commerce.

mitch young
mitch young

Dude, if the Indians were still in charge, these Asian and Latino immigrants wouldn't even be here.

Streets
Streets

An asshole is an asshole regardless of color or race ............kinda like you............

Ktran3122
Ktran3122

cmon thats whats kool in american society

Jamie loves Reagan
Jamie loves Reagan

I agree...I hate how they pose as Whites although their zionest jews..look at their frail pubic looking brown hair, hooked noses and raspy voices..  congress is full of them and they push bills that destroy this nation..    so yeah you can stay Ignorant and keep blaming other races for the problem while your dead clueless on the root of the problem...So many college graduates dont even know what zionism is...   How can we fix this country if the people from Higher Learning Institutions dont have a clue?.

Tapa Lapa
Tapa Lapa

Rjms- in response to the ignorant statement: Crime, criminals, and such come in different colors, shape, and sizes. Don't be colorblind: crimeblind.

sisto.leal
sisto.leal

Wow,Mitch Young,are you stupid or just showing off your inbred genes?Where the fuck do you think some Latinos come from you idiot?I am Mexican,my roots are here,on this continent...your European ass wouldnt be here if it wasnt for the Natives that allowed your ancestors off the MayFlower!Or tell me,are YOU a NATIVE,RED SKINNED NATIVE??

Streets
Streets

Now Mitch is a clairvoyant......I see things......I see things.....My name is Mitch.....and I see I'm an asshole..........

Ktran3122
Ktran3122

and the white ppl too if they can take land why cant the othere

ageofknowledge
ageofknowledge

I have no idea what you just said and I got all As in my English classes. Did you take drugs before you wrote that? Be honest. Did you?

Todd Sputnik
Todd Sputnik

This is true particularly since Albinos, who commit the highest percentage of crimes pursuant to their ethnic origin, have a proclivity to commit low profile crimes such as pederasty, bigamy, rape and incest.

mitch young
mitch young

Actually, people from certain ethnic groups have far higher crime rates than those from other ethnic groups. Race-blindness is willful stupidity.

sisto.leal
sisto.leal

Or he can just lay off the Meth long enough to make sense!!

John J.
John J.

"you are English"? Really??  BTW - ageofknowledge edited his post before you read it - dumb ass! LOL

John J.
John J.

"You're English" ???  You mean "Your English"  - if your are going to criticize someone's writing skills, be sure to proofread your reply.

ageofknowledge
ageofknowledge

Don't make me put my size 13 somewhere it doesn't belong son... lol. Your blather is difficult to understand and the type of nonsense I normally see from drug users. Your English is so bad that it's difficult to understand much of anything you have said other than the name calling you engage in which reflects what a dirtbag you really are.

Have you considered adult night classes for people who didn't graduate high school? You can learn to employ language effectively. You don't have to remain a fool. It's all up to you. It's ALL up to you.

Jamie loves Reagan
Jamie loves Reagan

hahaha You Damn Well Know EXACTLY What I'm Saying..hahaha..Thats Why You Threw the ''Drug'' Reference insult at Me...... you aint Fooln Nobody!.......chump

sisto.leal
sisto.leal

Have you noticed that the vast majority of High-Schools,Movie Theaters,Post Offices & other public places that get shot-up are done by disgruntled "White Folks",not Mexicans,Blacks or Asians!!

Streets
Streets

And what you say of the Aryan Brotherhood, Nazi-Lowriders, KKK, Hells Angels, Nazi Skin-Heads.and on and on??  Dumb-Ass........... 

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