Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Convicted murderer gets more prison time

Email

BISMARCK (AP) — A convicted ax murderer serving a life prison sentence in North Dakota has been given an additional 40 years for attacking a prison guard.

John Bridges pleaded guilty on Tuesday to felony charges of attempted murder and possession of contraband and was given the maximum 20-year sentence on each count. Judge Bruce Romanick called Bridges “a dangerous person.”

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement