New York City Police Department

Press Release | NO. 2002-146

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Press Release # 146
Friday, December 6, 2002



New York City Police Commissioner Raymond W. Kelly Announces $10,000 Reward For Information Leading To The Arrest Of Four Suspects For The Attempted Murder Of An Off-Duty Police Officer

New York City Police Commissioner Raymond W. Kelly today announced a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of four suspects for the attempted murder a New York City Police Officer on Tuesday, November 19, in Jersey City, New Jersey. The reward money is being supplied by the New York City Police Foundation.

Police Officer Hung Nguyen was assaulted while he was off-duty in a bar in Jersey City. He sustained serious injuries, including paralysis below the chest. The four suspects (three men and one woman, respectively) are: Teo Nguyen, 22; Mai T Nguyen, 25; Binh Nguyen, 19; and Uyen Nguyen, age not known. Though the officer and the suspects share the same last name, they are not related.

The NYPD is conducting this investigation with the Jersey City Police Department. Anyone who has information pertaining to this case should call CrimeStoppers at (800) 577-TIPS.



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