Man allegedly sets mattress on fire after argument with girlfriend

SAUCIER, MS (WLOX) - A heated argument between a Saucier man and his girlfriend allegedly led that man to set fire to a mattress Tuesday.

Bryan Felton Delancey Jr., 29, was arguing this his girlfriend shortly before he allegedly grabbed some lighter fluid and set fire to the mattress in a camper, according to Harrison County Sheriff Melvin Brisolara. The incident happened at the 21000 block of Blackwell Farm Road, Brisolara said.

Once sheriff's deputies responded to a complaint of the domestic dispute, the fire had been extinguished.

Brisolara said Delancey was arrested and charged with felony arson and a misdemeanor charge of domestic assault.

The Harrison County Fire Service checked to make sure the fire was out.

Delancey was transported to the Harrison County Adult Detention Facility under a $10,000 felony bond set by Judge Brandon Ladner. A $1,000 bond was set for the domestic assault charge.

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