SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A second murder charge was filed Wednesday against a man accused of stabbing two men outside a Grantville restaurant where a birthday party was taking place.
Jim Duc Nguyen -- who's being held without bail -- faces 107 years to life in prison if convicted of two murder counts and knife allegations in the deaths Christopher Manzon and Ador Laus.
Nguyen, 24, pleaded not guilty to the charges and had his preliminary hearing set for Aug. 13.
Deputy District Attorney Chris Moon said a group of people were outside the Friars Road restaurant about 12:25 a.m. June 2 where some were drinking alcohol.
The restaurant manager asked a partygoer, Laus, to ask the group to come back in, and Nguyen took offense, according to Moon, who alleged that an argument ensued and Nguyen fatally stabbed Manzon.
Laus chased Nguyen and caught him. During that fight, Laus also was stabbed, and died a week later.
Six more women may be victims of sexual assault by a prominent orthopedic surgeon who was featured in a TV reality dating show, and his girlfriend, authorities said Wednesday.
California's gas tax will lead to four-figure cost- of-living increases for working families, according to a new report released Thursday by a conservative think tank and the campaign to repeal the gas tax.
World TeamTennis has relocated its corporate headquarters from New York to Southern California in order to be closer to tech companies that can help the league improve its digital presence.
A San Diego couple says they are heartbroken after their family pet was attacked by another dog at a park in Allied Gardens over the weekend. The couple's dog is in critical condition and News 8 has learned this isn’t the first incident at the park involving the same dogs.
The City of Santee has formed a new committee to tackle issues stemming from highway 52. Residents say ever since the extension from the 125 to the 67 opened several years ago traffic in the city has gotten steadily worse.
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A pod of whales put on a show at La Jolla Cove. The five orcas came within 30 feet of the lifeguard tower area Wednesday.
Temperatures continue to cool through Friday, warmer Saturday through the weekend. Humid in the deserts due to tropical moisture surge, decreasing through the weekend.