Hickerson Court Appearance
Dwanya Hickerson, the Navy seaman accused of killing a transgender woman over the weekend, is set to appear in court today.
Hickerson was taken into custody Monday on a capital murder charge. He is accused of the robbery and stabbing death of Dee Whigham, a 25-year-old transgender woman and registered nurse.
Hickerson is set to have his initial appearance in Jackson County court this afternoon.