Mother of trans nurse calls plea deal a ‘slap in the face’
 
Dwanya Hickerson

Dwanya Hickerson said he “lost it” when he stabbed a transexual nurse 190 times at a Pascagoula hotel on July 23, 2016.

Hickerson, 23, was arrested 2 days later and charged with capital murder in the brutal death of 25-year-old Dee Whigham, a nurse at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg.

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Jacob Wetterling

The 53-year-old man who confessed to abducting and murdering 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling won’t face charges in his murder.

Danny Heinrich confessed to abducting, sexually assaulting and killing Jacob in exchange for a plea deal. He won’t face any charges in the boy’s death.

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james dixon

James Dixon pleaded guilty Monday in the brutal beating death of a 21-year-old transsexual man he mistook for a woman.

Dixon, 25, was charged with 2 counts of manslaughter and one count of felony assault in the 2013 beating death of Islan Nettles, a gay man who dressed as a woman.

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