Alleged driver of van used to drag person across two blocks arrested, JSO says

Man accused of dragging victim with van appears in court

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Monday, 9/30/19 update: Bridges made his first court appearance. His bond amount for attempted second degree murder has been set at $500,000.

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The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office announced the arrest of Eric Shaun Bridges on charges of attempted murder for allegedly beating, tying up and dragging a victim for two blocks from a van Friday


The victim is still in life-threatening condition.

Police said they determined the van Bridges allegedly drove was stolen while they were investigating the violent crime. After gathering evidence and interviewing witnesses, they were able to locate and arrest Bridges mid-day Sunday.

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