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Nijinsky Dix, 37, was charged with second degree murder after the death of her ex-boyfriend
A 37-year-old woman, “Nijinsky Dix,” was arrested in Washington DC on Saturday in connection with the death of her ex-boyfriend, police confirmed in a press release.
Just before 5:30 p.m., law enforcement responded to requests for shooting at an apartment complex in Washington, DC.
“Upon arrival, the members found an adult male in an apartment suffering from gunshot wounds,” police said. “The victim showed no signs of life.
Police confirmed Terry Hickman, 44, was killed on the spot.
Hours later, police arrested Nijinsky Dix and charged him with second-degree murder while armed, police confirmed in their press release. “This crime is domestic in nature.”
According to Chicago NBC5 court documents, a person allegedly told investigators that Dix had a three-month relationship with Hickman that ended in May.
Police said the person said Dix harassed Hickman.
Court records showed Dix was in the apartment, presumably kneeling at Hickman’s feet, when detectives arrived on the scene.
Investigators discovered a cell phone and found that Dix was talking to her mother, who was still online, according to court documents.
“The person said that the defendant called them and said: ‘He pushed me and I shot him,” the minutes read.
The station also reported that Dix was a graduate student at the University of Illinois but worked at the University of Notre Dame, where she ran the Talent Search Upward Bound program that helps people from disadvantaged backgrounds.
It was unclear whether Dix had received an attorney or appeared before a judge to plead guilty.