Man, 81,charged with killing 94-year-old

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - October 4, 2010

Prosecutors said Monday that William McDougall became angry with 94-year-old Manh Van Nguyen, who was singing in their room in Vietnamese at the Palm Terrace Health Care Center in Laguna Woods.

McDougall is accused of taking a metal rod from the closet and hitting Nguyen multiple times on the head. Nguyen died at a hospital.

McDougall faces 25 years to life in state prison if convicted of the Oct. 1 attack.

He is scheduled to be arraigned Tuesday in Santa Ana.

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