On December 11th, Santa Ana Police investigated the reported attack of a 19 year old woman who was robbed and sexually assaulted in a mall parking structure. Officers responded to reports of a robbery at the Westfield MainPlace mall, at 530 PM. The victim told the officers that as she was getting into her car a man pushed her into the vehicle, brandished a knife and sexually assaulted her. The victim told officers that she was able to escape and that as she ran for help the suspect stole some of her property and fled on foot.
Detectives took over the case and during their initial investigation of mall security tape they located a video from the Verizon store located in the mall. On this video detectives observed the suspect later identified as as 18 year-old Raymund Martin Daniel Boykin (DOB: 08-15-95) / Residence Unknown was in possession of the victim’s purse. Boykin had entered the Verizon store after committing the robbery/sexual assault and was using the victim’s cash money to purchase a cell phone. Detectives also learned that the suspect had been in the same store prior to committing the crime and had attempted to purchase the same type phone however was lacking $20.00 to complete the purchase. Continue reading