JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Nicole Newsome, a 37-year-old black woman, died Sunday, May 5, 2019, after a shooting in west Jackson, according to police.
Sgt. Roderick Holmes said officers found her body lying on Willing Avenue near Ellis Avenue Sunday morning.
Police believe Newsome’s boyfriend, 35-year-old Maurice Clincy, shot her multiple times after an argument the two had while walking down the street.
Officers took Clincy into custody after finding him at a nearby home on Houston Avenue.
Holmes said Clincy has been charged with murder.