5 arrested after Logan murder, standoff

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March 13, 2014 2:15:28 PM PDT
Five men have been arrested following a murder and a standoff in the Logan section of Philadelphia.

It all began with a shooting around 6 p.m. Tuesday in the 1300 block of W. Ruscomb Street.

There, officers found 24-year-old Khoeum Roeun with a gunshot wound to the neck and his brother with a gunshot wound to the right ankle.

Khoeum Roeun was rushed to the hospital but later died. His brother was in stable condition.

Meanwhile, witnesses told police the suspects ran into house a near the scene.

Police surrounded the property and, after a brief standoff and barricade situation, SWAT officers gained entry and took the suspects into custody.

All five suspects have been charged with Murder, Attempted Murder, Criminal Conspiracy, Violation of the Uniform Firearm Act, and related of other offenses.

The suspects have been identified as:

-Sambatt Choub 18 year old male from the 100 block of Fern Street

-Tommy Savath 21 year old male from the 1300 block of West Ruscomb

-Jerry Savath 22 year old male from the 1300 block of West Ruscomb

-Rattanak Sarik 28 year old male from the 1300 block of West Ruscomb

-Davey Yath 19 year old male from the 4800 block of Old York Road


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