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Cheryl Crane is the only child of actress Lana Turner. At age 14, Cheryl Crane stabbed her mother's boyfriend Johnny Stompanato to death: the killing was ruled a justifiable homicide. Cheryl revealed that she was a lesbian to her mother, who accepted the news well. Turner said she regarded Cheryl's partner, Jocelyn "Josh" LeRoy, "as a second daughter". Crane lives in the Palm Springs, California, area, where she works as a real-estate agent with LeRoy, her partner of 37 years (as of 2013).
Cheryl Crane, daughter of actor Lana Turner, sits in a chair with her...
1958: Cheryl Crane, daughter of actor Lana Turner, sits in a chair with her hands folded in her lap, wearing dark sunglasses, while three unidentified men stand behind her at the time of her trial for the murder of gangster Johnny Stompanato.
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Steve Crane greets his former mother-in-law, Mrs. Mildred Turner, while his ex-wife, actress Lana Turner, bows her head prior to the closed-door pre-detention hearing of the couple's daughter, Cheryl Crane, 14. The girl was ordered retained in custody of juvenile authorities until a second hearing, on April 12