Girlfriend charged with arson and assault after man suffers severe burns in domestic incident

Girlfriend charged with arson and assault after man suffers severe burns in domestic incident

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - The Jackson Police Department is investigating a domestic related incident. It happened just after 2 p.m. in the 6300 block of Abraham Lincoln Drive.

A man suffered severed burns in a domestic-related incident in Jackson; Source: WLBT
A man suffered severed burns in a domestic-related incident in Jackson; Source: WLBT
A man suffered severed burns in a domestic-related incident in Jackson; Source: WLBT
A man suffered severed burns in a domestic-related incident in Jackson; Source: WLBT

A man was transported to the hospital after suffering severe burns to the body. The victim’s condition is described as serious but stable.

His girlfriend, identified as 42-year-old Fayett Calhoun, has been arrested and charged with aggravated assault and arson.

The home where the incident happened also sustained fire damage.

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