On May 10, at 11:40 p.m., Santa Monica Police officers responded to the 3000 block of Airport regarding an Assault that occurred in the street. The victim was followed by the suspects after an altercation. The suspects blocked the victim’s path with their vehicle preventing him from getting away. The suspects exited their car, assaulted the victim and vandalized his vehicle. The suspects then took the victim’s vehicle. The car was later recovered.

The Santa Monica Police Department’s Criminal Investigation’s Division were able to identify the suspects after a lengthy follow up investigation.

On May 24, 2019, both suspects were located in Los Angeles and arrested by Detectives for the Santa Monica Police Department. Jeffrey Wilson-Boykin and Taylor Simone Sims were booked for 215(a) PC – Carjacking, 245(a)(1) PC – Assault with a Deadly Weapon, 459 PC – Burglary and 530.5 (a) PC – Identity Theft.

Submitted by the Santa Monica Police Department

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