Woman accused of burning estranged husband's house

Melissa Ann Fuller (Photo source: Jackson Co. Sheriff's Dept.)
Melissa Ann Fuller (Photo source: Jackson Co. Sheriff's Dept.)

VANCLEAVE, MS (WLOX) - Jackson County Sheriff's deputies have arrested a woman they say tried to burn down her estranged husband's home in Vancleave. Melissa Ann Fuller, 31, is charged with one count of Arson of a Dwelling Home.

Investigators have been looking into the crime since April 19, when the home on Jim Ramsey Road burned.

Arson of a Dwelling Home has a minimum penalty of five years in prison, and a maximum of 20 years, plus a $10,000 fine.

Fuller posted a $3,500 bond on the day of her arrest.

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