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Picayune woman found burned, authorities searching for suspect

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Agents of the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation and other south Mississippi authorities are searching for a suspect after a woman was found burned alive.

Law enforcement need your help locating Jerry Glenn Willis 43. Willis is wanted for domestic aggravated assault and kidnapping his alleged girlfriend.

According to the MBI, The victim, 46-year-old Stacy Mitchell Frank, was found shortly after 11:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 8 on Highway 11 in Pearl River County. She had been doused with gasoline, set afire and left beside the road.

She was later transported to a local hospital for treatment and then taken to the University of Mississippi Medical Center Burn Unit in Jackson.

Authorities say the suspect may be traveling in the victim's black 2014 Nissan Rogue SUV.

The suspect is considered dangerous.

If anyone has information regarding the whereabouts of Willis call 911. 

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