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Body of Jessica Morris

Dead Call Girl Case is a police investigation in Season Six of the Showtime series DEXTER.

It involved the death of a high-class call girl named Jessica Morris.

Season Six

Suspected Cause

Accidental Death - At the scene, it's suspected that Jessica Morris overdosed on heroin and hit her head, unintentionally killing herself. This is later confirmed by the M.E.'s report. However, an unknown person had cracked her sternum while performing CPR. Debra discovers that this person is Deputy Chief Thomas Matthews, but he convinces her to stay silent.


Jessica Morris was a call girl who met with Thomas Matthews at certain points in time.

Detectives on Case

  • Det. Mike Anderson - First detective on scene and the first to identify her as a call girl. He suggested accidental death due to track marks on her arm, likely for heroin.
  • Sgt. Angel Batista - Charged with gathering witnesses to the death in the lobby of the hotel.
  • Lt. Debra Morgan - Ran the investigation after the case was officially closed and discovered heavy evidence that Jessica was sleeping with Matthews.

Other Operatives Involved

  • Forensics Specialist Vince Masuka - Ran forensics in the hotel room and determined that the only fingerprints present were Jessica's but someone cleaned the room before they arrived.
  • Blood Splatter Analyst Dexter Morgan - Determined from the blood that another person was present at the time of her death.
  • Capt. Maria LaGuerta - Tried to shut down further investigation to protect Matthews.
  • Deputy Chief Thomas Matthews - He met with Debra Morgan at a restaurant, Café Babieca, and dissuaded her from revealing his involvement.


  • Jessica Morris - Overdosed on heroin, causing her to fall and hit her head. man attempted to perform CPR but realized she was already dead.

Fallout from Case

Because of his implications in the accidental death, Thomas Matthews is forced into early retirement as a result of Maria LaGuerta's betrayal.

Closure of Case

The case has been officially closed, due to the M.E.'s report stating that head trauma and overdose killed Jessica Morris.

Fate of Killer

Jessica Morris killed herself accidentally, due to a heroin overdose combined with blunt force trauma to the head when she fell on the hotel bath steps.

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