Police Identify San Jose Restaurant Vandal

April 27, 2020

San Jose police have identified the suspect responsible for vandalizing several Asian-owned businesses in South Bay.

Seven Leaves Cafe. One of several restaurants vandalized by the suspect. Image via San Jose Spotlight

Tai Van Trinh, 42, of Milpitas is wanted for the pre-dawn attacks against several Asian businesses; many located in the Berryessa neighborhood. Authorities concluded the vandalism was not hate-crime related.

Trinh’s vehicle is described as a black 2004 extended cab Toyota Tacoma pick-up truck with Texas license plate HZM3285.

Feature Images via San Jose Police Department

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