Erica Sheldon was Karen Sheldon's daughter. She was a student either in High School or College. She loved Paul Kersey and treated him like a father. Erica had a boyfriend named Randy Viscovich. However Erica was into drugs. Her supplier was Jojo Ross. One night when she and Randy went to the arcade to see Jesse and Jojo, Jojo gave her a lethal dose of cocaine. This was set up by Fake Nathan White to kill her and get Paul Kersey to work for him. Later she dies from an overdose in the hospital.