FBI Jackson
Public Affairs Specialist Brett Carr
(601) 948-5000
January 16, 2015

FBI Offers $25,000 Reward in Jessica Chambers’ Murder Investigation


On December 6, 2014, 19-year-old Jessica Lane Chambers was attacked and burned by an unknown assailant or assailants. Jessica died as a result of the injuries she suffered during that attack.

Since the discovery of this brutal crime, multiple state, local, and federal law enforcement agencies have participated in a collaborative investigative effort to identify the person or persons responsible for Jessica’s death. Significant resources have been dedicated to this investigation, and additional rewards have been offered for information relevant to this case.

“We continue to solicit the public’s assistance in solving this heinous crime,” stated FBI Special Agent in Charge Donald Alway. “With the public’s help, we are confident that information will be uncovered which will lead to the arrest and successful prosecution of the individual or individuals who cruelly and brutally attacked and killed Jessica Chambers.”

Anyone with information concerning the murder of Jessica Chambers is encouraged to call the FBI at 601-948-5000, the Panola County Sheriff’s Department at 662-563-6230, or CrimeStoppers at 1-800-729-2169.

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