Ex-US Embassy staffer drugged and molested unconscious girls: Feds
A former workers member on the US Embassy in Mexico allegedly drugged and sexually assaulted at the least 23 girls over the previous decade, federal investigators say.
Brian Jeffrey Raymond, 44, is being investigated after pictures and video footage of the reported encounters have been uncovered from a bed room in his Mexico Metropolis condo, based on court documents obtained by The Daily Beast.
The images and video confirmed a number of girls who have been unconscious and a person waving their limp legs and arms, holding open their eyelids and even placing his fingers of their mouth, in an obvious try to show they’re unconscious. Numerous them additionally present a nude Raymond, whereas others reportedly present him aroused.
Raymond’s place on the Mexico Metropolis embassy stays unknown. He was despatched there in 2018 and there are only a few traces of him but on the web, authorities mentioned.
Courtroom paperwork additionally be aware that Raymond was fluent in Spanish and Mandarin Chinese language and had labored in six different nations previous to arriving in Mexico Metropolis.
Raymond has “exerted energy and management over unconscious girls,” based on a courtroom movement. Authorities described his actions within the submitting as “proof of his distinctive means to painting a really completely different public face.”
The incident that began the feds’ investigation into Raymond occurred this previous Could, when police in Mexico Metropolis confirmed as much as his condo after a number of stories of a unadorned lady on the balcony in misery.
Police discovered the lady was so intoxicated that she couldn’t stand. Police detained Raymond, regardless of him claiming the encounter was consensual.
He returned to the USA the next day — however whereas there, federal brokers seized his private and work telephones.
The forensic search of his of Raymond’s units turned up a whole lot of pictures and movies of bare, unconscious girls being abused. The investigators additionally revealed searches for issues similar to “handed out black lady,” “deep sleep,” “Ambien and alcohol and go out,” “dissolve,” and “handed out and carried.”
Prosecutors imagine Raymond continued utilizing courting apps to satisfy girls, even after he knew he was underneath investigation.
Federal authorities discovered a variety of communications between Raymond and numerous girls who apologized for blacking out, inquiring if that they had intercourse, or saying their reminiscence of the evening earlier than was hazy.
Police arrested Raymond in La Mesa, California earlier this month, the place he had been staying along with his mother and father after quitting his job. He’s being charged with one depend of coercion and enticement.