Meet Today's Stupid Orange County Robber: Joel Boyd
Costa Mesa's Joel Boyd and Chad Watts robbed an Orange County Cash Plus business and got away with more than $26,600 until FBI agents apprehended them and two, 2005 juries rendered guilty verdicts.
Watts, now 31, won a 121-month trip to a federal prison in southeastern Arizona, where he remains today.
But Boyd refuses to go away quietly.
Upshot: Boyd, 36, will continue to serve his whopping 320-month punishment at a federal prison in Allenwood, PA. His projected release date is in 2032.
Both indigent robbers have been ordered to pay restitution to Cash Plus.
Get the ICYMI: Today's Top Stories
Catch up on the day's news and stay informed with our daily digest of the most popular news, music, food and arts stories in Orange County, delivered to your inbox Monday through Friday.