Answers sought in burning death - - Jackson, MS

Answers sought in burning death

Cell phone evidence expected in Jessica Chambers murder investigation; no arrests made

Clear skies and warmer in the Jackson metro area on this Tuesday afternoon. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

Evidence from a cell phone is expected this afternoon in connection with the murder investigation of 19-year-old Jessica Chambers, who was found burning near her vehicle, which was also on fire in Panola County.

Plus, Governor Phil Bryant has created a task force to address human trafficking in Mississippi. 

And, the Rankin County couple busted on a meth charge were denied bond in court, this morning, so they'll remain behind bars.

In sports, Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton received two transverse fractures in his lower back after he was involved in a two-car collision near the Bank of America Stadium in uptown Charlotte on this afternoon.

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