October 2, 2006
A Huntington Beach teenager and her boyfriend were charged today with the murder of the girl’s mother. Rachel Mullenix, 17, and Ian Allen, 21, did not enter a plea Monday when they appeared for arraignment in Orange County Superior Court in Westminster. Mullenix is being charged as an adult. The body of 56-year-old Barbara Mullenix of Huntington Beach was found floating near a boat dock in Newport Harbor on Sept. 13. She had been stabbed repeatedly, authorities said.