||Man arrested for setting fire to his home
CALEDONIA, Miss. (WTVA) — A Caledonia man was taken into custody this week for setting fire to his own home.
Captain Ryan Rickert with the Lowndes County Sheriff's Department says he arrived at the residence on Westbrook Road early Monday morning. Rickert says he was concerned on some findings at the scene during his investigation and decided to contact the state fire marshal for his opinion on the situation.
Through further investigation with the state fire marshal, authorities determined Merida Colvin, 50, was responsible for the incident.
Colvin was arrested and faces the charge of arson.
His bond and court appearance have not been determined at this time.