Cuyahoga County

Andrey L. Bridges Indicted for the Death of 20-Year-Old Carl Acoff, Jr AKA Cemia Dove

May 13, 2013

CLEVELAND- Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty announced that Andrey L. Bridges, 36, of Cleveland, was charged in a six count indictment including one count of Aggravated Murder, one count of Murder, one count of Felonious Assault, one count of Kidnapping, one count of Tampering with Evidence, and one count of Gross Abuse of a Corpse.

On January 5, 2013, Bridges stabbed the 20-year-old victim, Carl Acoff, Jr AKA Cemia Dove, multiple times resulting in the victim’s death. On April 17, 2013, Police responded to 7166 McKenzie Road in Olmsted Township for a report of a body floating in a retention pond on the property. After further investigation, Bridges was arrested on May 6, 2013.   

Bridges is currently being held on a $5,000,000.00 bond.  

Contact:  Maria (Pinzone) Russo, Public Information Officer, (216) 698-2819, cell (216) 299-9326 or

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