When "The Wire" actress Felicia Pearson was she was convicted of second-degree murder in the shooting death of Okia Toomer. Though she was sentenced to serve two consecutive terms, she was released after just years at the Maryland Correctional Institute.
Grace After Midnight : A Memoir (Paperback) (Felicia Pearson & David Ritz)
Sadly, not too many casting calls for a young black lesbian actress who is a former 'crack' baby from a dicey neighborhood. The talented Felicia "Snoop" Pearson, after the heady success of 'The Wire', reportedly faded back into old bad habits.
Felicia Pearson aka 'Snoop' -- A real-life living miracle. God Bless you, Felicia, as he has in a way that you would never have expected, envisioned wished-for. Even if the "new-ness of life" lasts for awhile, at least you know it can.