PALMYRA – A Palmyra couple is facing arson charges in connection with a September truck fire.
Ann Hicks, 51, and Thomas Carlton Schmidt, 54, set fire to their pickup truck on Sept. 29 on Pond Road in St. Albans, according to a statement from the state fire marshal’s office.
The statement said they both face insurance fraud charges in addition to the arson charges.
Investigators said Hicks and Shmidt planned to collect the insurance money.
Both are being held at the Somerset County Jail.