BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A man is being held without bail after police say he shot and killed a woman in North Baltimore earlier this month.
A 27-year-old woman named Nikea Jackson was found shot in the 700 block of Woodbourne Avenue at around 4:30 a.m. on April 19, police say.READ MORE: Baltimore County Police Shoot and Kill Suspect In Woodlawn; 3 Other Victims Found Dead
Jackson was taken to Sinai Hospital where she died shortly after. Officers were able to get some information from her before she died, which led to the suspect’s identification- Daya Jones.READ MORE: William Wayland Scheduled For Trial In Alleged Mortgage Theft Scheme
Police arrested 44-year-old Jones on April 23 in the 7900 block of Pulaski Highway without incident. He was taken to the homicide section where he gave a full confession, police said.MORE NEWS: Dominick Pailin Charged With Allegedly Killing Brother, Police Say
Daya Jones was then transported to Central Booking where he has been charged with 1st Degree Murder. He is being held without bail.