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Tykia Dickerson shot to death in Northeast D.C.

D.C. police on Friday said they are investigating the homicide of a woman in Northeast.

Officers responded at 8:34 p.m. Thursday to the 3600 block of Jay Street to a report of a shooting.

They found a woman suffering from a gunshot wound. She was transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead.

Police identified her as 19-year-old Tykia Dickerson of Southeast.

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