Shacola Trammell stabbed her friend Leticia Phelps to death in cold blood.
Shacola Trammell fled the scene.
The motive remains unclear.
Shacola Trammell had prior convictions.
Shacola Trammell's sentence is 22 years.
|Last Name||First Name||Middle Initial||Birth Date|
|Gender||Height (inches)||Weight||Hair Color|
|Eye Color||Ethnic Origin||Custody Class||Inmate/Detainee|
|Sentence||Admission||Prison Release Date||Max End Date|
|Sentence Information Below||11/23/2011||01/15/2037|
|Cur. Absconded||Hist. Absconded||Release Type||Most Recent Loc||Unit|
|-N-||--||RECEIVED FROM||PERRYVILLE||ASPC-PV SANTA CRUZ|
|Community Supervision Parole||Last Movement||Commitment Status||Status|
|N||12/05/2011||COMPLETE, BUT NOT VERIFIED||ACTIVE|
|Sentence yy/mm/dd||Offense Date||Crime||Release Date(s)||Flat Maximum|
|0 Y/ 9 M/ 0 D||07/10/2004||THEFT||07/06/2007|
|0 Y/ 9 M/ 0 D||07/19/2004||CRIM POSS FORGERY DEVICE||07/11/2007||09/29/2007|
|6 Y/ 0 M/ 0 D||05/26/2009||NARCOTIC DRUG VIOLATION||11/30/2015|
|22 Y/ 0 M/ 0 D||12/11/2009||MURDER 2ND DEGREE||01/15/2037||01/15/2037|
|Violation Date||Infraction||Verdict Date||Verdict|
|02/07/2014||VIOL OF DEPT/INST RULE||02/18/2014||GUILTY-MIN.VIOL|
|12/12/2012||PROMOT PRISON CONTRABAND||12/14/2012||GUILTY-MIN.VIOL|
When emergency crews got to the scene near 28th Street and Broadway, they found Leticia Phelps, 36, with several stab wounds. She was transported to a hospital where she died from her injuries.
Police were told that Shacola Trammell, had fled the scene after being involved in an altercation with the victim. Witnesses told police they heard a commotion outside of the apartment complex.
The victim's daughter was asleep in a bedroom of the home when she heard the altercation between her mother and Trammell. The suspect allegedly stabbed the victim numerous times during their fight.
The motive of the fatal stabbing remains unclear. Trammell was a family friend of the victim.
Shacola Trammell murdered her friend in cold blood and fled the scene. She was convicted to 2nd degree murder. Her date of release is in 2037 (could be earlier if she gets paroled). It is noted that Shacola had been in trouble with the law prior to murdering her friend.
Shacola Trammell will walk again free one day. Jodi Arias is facing the death penalty for killing her ex-boyfriend IN SELF DEFENCE. Jodi Arias offered to plead guilty to second-degree murder but the State of Arizona said no. Jodi Arias has never been in trouble with the law prior to killing her ex-boyfriend.