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Raymond Santana Jr

Raymond Santana Jr. is an American producer, Fashion Designer, Businessman, Activist and Instagram star who is also a controversial personality from Atlanta. He is the founder of a clothing line company “Park Madison NYC.”

Raymond involvement in Central Park Jogger case!

In recent days there has been a lot of debate on social media about the jogger case that took place during 1989. In fact, Raymond was one of the convicts who was involved in the rape and assault of Trisha Meili, a jogger in Central Park, New York City. Back then Santana was just 14 years old when he was arrested along with his four friends: Yusef Salaam, Antron McCray, Korey Wise, and Kevin Richardson, for their involvement in the rape and murder of Trisha in 1989.

Matias Reyes

During the second trial of New York court, Santana received imprisonment for around 5 to 15 years, but later in 2002, when the serial rapist, Matias Reyes had confessed his crime for attempted rape and murder of Trisha Meili in Central Park, Raymond was found innocent in the case and was released from the jail.

In the following year after his release, Santana went ahead to file a lawsuit against New York City for racial discrimination, Torturing him emotionally and for malicious prosecution. In fact, the other two convicts of the case, Kevin Richardson and Antron McCray also sued NYC for $ 250 million USD.

However, the city Mayor,  Bill De Blasio agreed for a settlement and all the five innocent convicts received $ 41 million as compensation from the New York court. Moreover, the Netflix series titled “When They See Us” is being streamed on Netflix and the show is all about the troubles, challenges, emotions that the five boys faced related to Jogger case.

Raymond Santana Jr Early life

Raymond was born on April 26, 1975, in Atlanta, Georgia, USA and he belongs to Afro-American ethnicity. However, the 44-year-old Santana has not shared any information about his parents and siblings on social media. In 2017, he completed his graduation from Bronx Preparatory High school and also received his degree along with his two friends Yusef and Kevin.

Raymond Santana Jr Wife

As Santana got released from jail, he was married to his longtime girlfriend, Nekesta Samone Shelton and moreover, she had supported him during his depression days. The couple is blessed with a daughter named, Melia Symone and the family is living happily in Georgia.


Raymond in a businessman and a producer who has produced various TV Shows and films including American Justice (1992), The Central Park five (2012) and An Innocent Man (2015).


Raymond Santana Jr Net worth

The estimated net worth of Santana is around $ 5 million USD.

Raymond Santana Jr Wiki

Full Name: Raymond Santana Jr
Nick Name: Santana
DOB: April 26, 1975
Born: Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Nationality: American
Religion: Christianity
Famous for: form Producer, Businessman, Activist, Controversial personality
Age: 44 Years Old

Education Details

College: Will be updated
School: Bronx Preparatory High School
Qualification: Graduate

Physical Statics

Height: 5 feet 11 Inch Tall
Weight: 79 KG
Eye Color: Black
Hair color: Bald
Marital Status: Married

Favorites and hobbies

Hobbies: Travelling, Reading, Football
Favorite Actor: Dwayne Johnson
Favorite Actress: Jennifer Lawrence
Favorite Destination: Miami
Favorite Food: French


Father: name not known
Mother: name not known
Brother: No
Sister: NA
Relatives: NA

Relationships, Affairs, Dating, Wife

Girlfriend: NA
Dating history: Nekesta Samone Shelton
Wife: Nekesta Shelton
Sons: NA
Daughters: Melia Symone

Net Worth

Net worth: $ 5 million USD.

Social Media Accounts

Twitter Account: Yes
Facebook Account: No
Instagram Account: Yes

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