Wanted: "Serial Grinding" Transvestite Who Goes by the Name "Trina"
According to Phoenix Sergeant Darren Burch, "Trina" was booted from Club PHX at 122 East Washington Street in March following an altercation with another club patron. He/she was pepper sprayed during the scuffle.
"Trina" then went to a Circle K convenience store at 699 East Buckeye Road looking for water. While at the Circle K, "Trina" got into another altercation, during which, he/she pulled out a gun and fired several shots.
Nobody was hurt.
Thanks to "Shannon's Law," a law created in the memory of Shannon Smith, a 14-year-old honor student killed on New Year's Eve in 1999 by a stray bullet fired randomly into the air, randomly firing a gun within highly populated areas is a felony.
Police say "Trina" is a "serial grinder," who often goes to clubs dressed like a woman and "grinds" (dances sexually) on other men.
Being a dude, and all, "Trina's" grinding on men often creates problems with some of her dance partners and he/she is frequently thrown out of clubs.
Anyone with information about "Trina" is asked to call Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.