Nicole Newsome, 37

Nicole Newsome, 37

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.

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