Oklahoma Woman Gets Life for Child Abuse - Update
(Tulsa, Oklahoma) Melissa Anderson, 35, of Tulsa has been given five life sentences for sexual abuse of a minor child under the age of 12.
Oklahoma Woman Guilty of Child Abuse
[Previous 11/28/14 post]
(Tulsa, Oklahoma) A 35-year-old local woman, Melissa Kay Anderson, has been accused of forcing a 10-year-old boy to have sex with her.
Anderson, along with her boyfriend Michael Glendon Burris, 39, have been charged with sex crimes involving a minor. She pleaded no contest to five counts of child sexual abuse.
Detectives with the Tulsa Police Department’s Child Crisis Unit previously told the Tulsa World that the boy disclosed Anderson had shown him pornography, raped him while Burris watched and that both defendants forced him to use sex toys on Anderson inside their apartment near 16th and Main streets and at other locations.Both Anderson and Burris are in custody at the Tulsa County Jail. Sentencing is scheduled for January 12, 2015.