Shannon Lamb


Age: 45

Summary: murder suspect and professor of geography and social science at Delta State University in Cleveland, Mississippi who had been named as a "person of interest" suspected of fatally shooting 39-year-old assistant history professor Ethan Schmidt during an apparent confrontation inside his office at the Delta State campus, but who was also being sought with another deadly shooting in connection to the murder of his live-in girlfriend Amy Prentiss whose body was found dead at their home in Gautier, Mississippi earlier this week.

Cause of Death: Suicide by self-inflicted gunshot wound

Born: September 9, 1970

Died: September 14, 2015

Greenville, Mississippi