Was also a dancer for Broadway shows.
Her killer, Sean Salley, was caught in a homeless shelter in Miami, Florida, after being profiled on America's Most Wanted: America Fights Back (1988). As a former roadie, Salley threatened to kill singer George Clinton (of "Parliament" fame) after a dispute. Stahl once provided background vocals to a rap song Salley had recorded.
Alleged by NYPD to have "supported herself with a thriving business in high-grade marijuana" located in an apartment over the Carnegie Deli.
Was killed on the evening of 10 May 2001 with two other people in her apartment in NYC.