Matthew Boyd, 41, of Ventura was arrested after having been accused of inappropriate sexual contact involving a minor. The victim reported that Boyd touched her in a sexual way. Detectives investigated the incident and spoke with several other minors who indicated that Boyd had also molested them. One victim, who is now an adult, reported that Boyd had assaulted her in 2006, when she was a minor.
Police seek additional sexual assault victims
Ventura police contacted Boyd, who turned himself in. He has been charged with continuous sexual abuse of a child, lewd conduct with a child under 14 and lewd conduct with a child age 14-15. Ventura police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify more potential victims. All of the victims in this case identified Boyd as their attacker. How Boyd came in contact with the victims is not known.
If you’ve been arrested for sexual assault, or sex crimes that involved an underage victim, Ventura criminal defense attorney Robert Helfend can defend you in court. Mr. Helfend specializes exclusively in criminal defense and takes difficult felony cases, including sexual assault and sex crimes against children.
Mr. Helfend will not judge you based upon what you’ve been accused of and will fight aggressively to get the sexual assault charges against you reduced or dropped altogether. Mr. Helfend is known in Ventura County courts for his aggressive defense style. He also offers more than 30 years of criminal defense experience in Southern California.
When you’ve been accused of a serious felony like sexual assault, hire an experienced, aggressive and successful criminal defense attorney. Contact Robert Helfend or call toll-free at (800) 834-6434, (805) 273-5611, (310) 456-3317 or (818) 591-2809 for an immediate consultation on your Ventura County sexual assault case.
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