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Man Fatally Shot In San Jose Vietnamese Restaurant Identified

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Authorities on the scene of a triple-shooting at the Hoang Hon Bar and Restaurant on Alum Rock Avenue in San Jose on August 19, 2013. (CBS)

Authorities on the scene of a triple-shooting at the Hoang Hon Bar and Restaurant on Alum Rock Avenue in San Jose on August 19, 2013. (CBS)

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SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — A man who died after he and two others were shot inside a San Jose Vietnamese restaurant on Monday has been identified by police as 36-year-old Chinh N. Nguyen.

Nguyen, a San Jose resident, was inside the Hoang Hon Bar and Restaurant at 2852 Alum Rock Ave. on Monday night when he and the two other men were shot, police said.

The shooting was reported to police around 10 p.m. and all three victims were taken to Regional Medical Center of San Jose, police Officer Albert Morales said.

Nguyen died around 2 a.m. Tuesday. The other two victims are expected to survive, police said.

No arrests have been made in the case, and the circumstances of the shooting remain under investigation, Morales said.

The homicide was the city’s 31st this year, he said.

(Copyright 2013 by CBS San Francisco and Bay City News Service. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

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