Man charged with girlfriend’s murder


LACKAWANNA, N.Y. (WIVB) – A Lackawanna man is accused of killing his girlfriend Tequila Suter on February 15th. Damoni Hall, 21, was arraigned in court Friday morning on a second-degree murder charge.

Hall pleaded not guilty in court Friday, after turning himself in to police on T

Hall allegedly killed Suter by “multiple sharp force injuries,” at 29 Wilkesbarre, according to the Erie County District Attorney’s Office.

If convicted, Hall could face a maximum prison sentence of 25 years to life.

Friends tell News 4 Suter was a smart, independent woman, who was finishing her master’s degree while working two jobs, one helping disabled adults and the other helping teens who have had children.

Suter’s cousin, Zanisha Suter, said, “She’s a great, great woman and she inspired me and my sister with her great deeds and she just had a big heart and I miss her so much.” provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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