Pistol Packing Mama: Fight between homeless couple over a stroller, ends in gunfire and criminal charges.
That vehicle suddenly reversed and hit the victim's stroller causing all the items to fall out and scatter onto the ground . .
May 21, 2021
5/17: A fight between a homeless couple over a stroller, ended in gunfire and criminal charges for one woman.
Just after noon, Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) Officers responded to a shooting in the alley of the 2400 block of Ocean Park Blvd.
Witnesses told them that the victim was in the alleyway pushing a stroller filled with personal property, when a vehicle drove past him.
That vehicle suddenly reversed and hit the victim's stroller causing all the items to fall out and scatter onto the ground.
The driver of the vehicle, later identified as Tarra Kenay Sheffield, got out of the car. The 27 year old Sheffield walked to the victim, while he (victim) was gathering his belongings.
The two exchanged words. Suddenly Sheffield pulled out a pistol and fired one round into the ground next to the victim. Sheffield then got back into her car and quickly drove away.
On May 18, 2021 SMPD patrol officers located Sheffield in her vehicle at 7- Eleven (630 Wilshire). Sheffield was taken into custody without incident. Detectives located a loaded 9mm handgun, with no make or model, inside of the vehicle.
May 20, 2021, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office filed charges against Sheffield for her involvement in a shooting. She was charged with Assault with a Firearm and being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm.