WWE Hall of Famer Tamara ‘Sunny’ Sytch charged with deadly drunken accident that killed former Florida teacher

Tamara Sytch, who wrestled under the stage name “Sunny” en route to the WWE Hall of Fame, was charged Friday in connection with a fatal car accident on March 25.

Sytch, 49, had a blood alcohol level of 0.280, more than three times the legal limit, when she missed a traffic light in Ormond Beach, Fla., colliding with a car that hit the car in front at the intersection, according to the report. police.

The driver of the second car, Julian Lafrancis Lasseter, 75, a former teacher, was rushed to hospital and pronounced dead.

“Our hearts go out to the Lasseter family who lost their loved one in such a tragic event,” Ormond Beach Police Chief Jesse Godfrey said in a statement at the time.

Sytch was arrested Friday and charged with one count of DUI causing death, one count of causing death while operating a vehicle with a suspended or revoked driver’s license, four counts of DUI causing injury to a person, and three counts of DUI causing property damage, the Ormond Beach Police Department announced Saturday.

She was released on $227,500 bond Saturday afternoon, according to online prison records.

Sytch, considered WWE’s first diva, was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2011. Her extensive rap sheet includes multiple DUIs, robberies, and terrorist threats after threatening to kill her partner with scissors.


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