Man charged in burning death of Jessica Chambers pleads not guilty

July 18, 2016 in News

HERNANDO, Mississippi (AP) — An ex-convict who left Mississippi last year as authorities tried to determine who killed a young woman in their small town appeared in court Friday and […]

Man charged with Jessica Chambers murder extradited from Louisiana

June 27, 2016 in News

HERNANDO, Mississippi (AP) — Authorities say the man wanted in the 2014 burning death of a woman is back in Mississippi. Panola County District Attorney John Champion tells local media […]

Jury selection resumes in burning suspect’s Louisiana trial

May 10, 2016 in News

MONROE, La. (AP) – Jury selection continues Tuesday in the trial of a man accused of illegally using the debit card of a woman stabbed to death in northeast Louisiana. […]

Getting suspect in Jessica Chambers burning death to Mississippi may take time

March 8, 2016 in News

PANOLA, Mississippi (AP) — A Mississippi prosecutor says it could be late this year before the 27-year-old man accused of burning a 19-year-old woman to death is returned from Louisiana […]

Man charged in burning death of Mississippi teen Jessica Chambers

February 26, 2016 in News, The Buzz

BATESVILLE, Mississippi (AP) — It took investigators more than a year of painstaking work, but they say they have finally cracked the case of a former high school cheerleader who […]

Jessica Chambers’ death investigation leads to arrests of 17 suspected gang members

December 18, 2015 in News, The Buzz

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The FBI says 17 people have been charged in north Mississippi as a part of a major operation targeting suspected gang members called “Operation Bite Back.” […]

Jessica Chambers case: Reward up to $17,800 for information about who burned woman alive

December 25, 2014 in News, The Buzz

PANOLA, Mississippi (AP) — The reward for information about whoever burned a 19-year-old woman is nearing $18,000, and authorities say they are narrowing the list of people who might know […]

Jessica Chambers case: Hunt continues for suspects who burned 19-year-old to death

December 23, 2014 in News, The Buzz

PANOLA, Mississippi (AP) — The hunt for suspects continues in the death of a 19-year-old Jessica Chambers who was burned alive in Panola County. The Commercial Appeal reports that a private […]