The Latest: DA to retry suspect in woman’s burning death

Panola County District Attorney John Champion holds an enlargement of a selfie taken by the late Jessica Chambers, as he presents his closing arguments to the jury, Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017, in Batesville, Miss., in the capital murder case against Quinton Tellis. Tellis is charged with burning Chambers to death almost three years earlier. Tellis pleaded not guilty and did not testify during the trial. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis, Pool)


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