Rape charges filed on former detention officer

  • Jennifer (Marler) Bridgeman, left, and Eric Roberts, right, allegedly engaged in an intimate relationship while Roberts was incarcerated at the Marshall County Jail, and Bridgeman was a detention officer. An arrest warrant for both have been issued; Second-Degree Rape and Accessory for Possession of Contraband in a Jail for Bridgeman. Roberts was charged with Bringing Contraband into a Jail/Penal Institution. Courtesy photos
    Jennifer (Marler) Bridgeman, left, and Eric Roberts, right, allegedly engaged in an intimate relationship while Roberts was incarcerated at the Marshall County Jail, and Bridgeman was a detention officer. An arrest warrant for both have been issued; Second-Degree Rape and Accessory for Possession of Contraband in a Jail for Bridgeman. Roberts was charged with Bringing Contraband into a Jail/Penal Institution. Courtesy photos
  • Rape charges filed on former detention officer
    Rape charges filed on former detention officer
A former Marshall County Detention Officer, identified as Jennifer Marler-Bridgeman, is facing Rape charges after evidence surfaced about an intimate relationship with an inmate. This case originally began in January 2019 when Marshall County Sheriff Danny Cryer received information of the alleged affair. Cryer said at the time of the accusation, Marler-Bridgeman was a Detention Officer, and it…

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