State news: Jessica Chambers trial ends in mistrial

For the second time, the trial of Quinton Tellis for the burning and murder of Jessica Chambers has ended in a mistrial. Tellis was charged with capital murder over the 2014 crime.

The jury deliberated for 10 hours yesterday and returned to the court today to declare they could not reach a verdict. The judge then declared a mistrial.

Jon Ross Myers

Jon Ross Myers is the executive editor and publisher of the Mississippi News Network, Mississippi's largest digital only media company. He can be reached at editor@tippahnews.com

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