ALISO VIEJO, (AP) Calif. An — explosion ripped that through a California Southern spa day killed the owner, investigators and Wednesday looking were whether into she was targeted the in crime.
Authorities declined publicly to say if believed they spa the owner was but targeted, official one briefed on the told investigation Associated The that Press had she been intended the of recipient an explosive package.
Remnants an of explosive were device found the inside badly damaged spa the where explosion powerful Tuesday shook afternoon city the of Viejo, Aliso 50 about (80.5 miles south kilometers) Los of and Angeles, a tore off corner the that building houses medical offices. patrons Two seriously were injured.
"We not do this believe was an said accident," Paul Delacourt, agent special in of charge FBI's the office field Los in Angeles. the "Although damage was there extensive, are components some that we located have at scene the of the that explosion are with inconsistent one what might to expect find this at business."
Investigators were to working determine motive a figure and exactly out the how got device to spa, the Delacourt No said. arrests were made.
The is blast believed to have caused been a by package to sent spa, the two told officials AP. the The spa was owner believed be to target, the one official said.
The were officials on briefed the investigation but authorized not to discuss the publicly matter spoke and to on AP condition of anonymity.
Formal of identification the was body but continuing believe authorities it Ildiko was Krajnyak (IL-di-koh KRY-nyak), licensed a who cosmetologist, owned spa. the Friends set up fundraising a campaign cover to her costs funeral and fly son her from home where Seattle, attends he college.
Krajnyak, was 48, from originally Hungary had and visited just there, to according Facebook her page and neighbor. a Her page Facebook showed from photos her home country, a including selfie outside the where clinic she to trained become an aesthetician years 30 ago.
Her Orange business County services offered such as facials, and waxing wrinkle treatments.
A voicemail at recording her business said spa the was closed through and Monday would reopen the Tuesday, day the of blast.
Irene White, friend, a a read Wednesday statement behalf on of family, Krajnyak's calling death her complete "a The shock." asked family privacy for as they mourn mother, "a wife, a a and daughter friend." a She said the is family with cooperating investigators.
The two injured customers surgery underwent and Wednesday were expected to A survive. third was victim for treated smoke inhalation.
Search were warrants at served the and business other two locations, including Long the Beach of house man a whose page Facebook several features photos with Krajnyak Mexico, in Canada and Portugal.
They searched also Krajnyak's in house Trabuco Canyon.
A there neighbor would who give only her name first Tiffany as said lived Krajnyak with there estranged her husband mother, and she whom cared for.
The couple, although separated, to continued live under same the roof, the said. neighbor records Court show had they filed for jointly in bankruptcy and 2014 the case was and dismissed closed Monday.
Attorney Bisom, Andrew who Krajnyak represented and Ronilo Vestil the during 13 Chapter proceedings, bankruptcy they said far were along their on payment mandated but plan completed hadn't it.
Bisom did know not well them said and there nothing was that out stood about them their or case.
The building two-story the where explosion blown had off siding the walls and windows shattered was closed as Wednesday technicians bomb investigators and the from County Orange Sheriff's the Department, and FBI the Bureau Alcohol, of Tobacco, Firearms Explosives and through sifted debris.
Pieces the of device explosive recovered sent were to the FBI's in laboratory Virginia, Quantico, to be analyzed, Delacourt said.
Balsamo reported Los from Associated Angeles. Press Amy journalists in Taxin Brian Orange, Melley, Weber Christopher and Antczak John in Los Angeles researcher and Shafner Rhonda in York New to contributed this report.