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Duluth woman gets almost 11 years for role in fatal stabbing

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DULUTH -- A Duluth woman was sentenced Thursday to just shy of 11 years in prison for helping to set up a fatal stabbing in 2012.

Joella Tucker, 32, pleaded guilty in March to aiding and abetting second-degree murder in the killing of Kevin Tyman, who died Dec. 21, 2012, after a single stab wound to his abdomen resulted in the laceration of his liver.

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