Eric Harris - Florida Department of Corrections Officer
|Agency||Florida Department of Corrections|
|Dates of Service||October 2020 - October 2022.|
|Last Known Status||Separated|
2022 Road Rage Arrest
On October 3, 2022, Harris was driving his personal vehicle when he was cut off. Harris showed his badge and demanded the driver pull over. The driver, not knowing Harris was an actual officer, drove to a local business, where Harris ordered the three adults and two children to exit the car and get on the ground at gunpoint.
A passenger in the car called the police.
The interaction in the parking lot was captured by surveillance cameras.
On October 3, 2022, Harris was arrested and charged with five counts of aggravated assault with a firearm.
- Florida Corrections Department Employee Arrested in Tamarac Road Rage Incident, NBC Miami, 2022-10-11
- Amanda Batchelor, Off-duty corrections officer accused of holding family at gunpoint during road rage incident, local10, 2022-10-11