Man Arrested For Murder After Victim Is Dragged Behind Motorcycle

A murdered man was dragged behind a motorcycle in Red Bluff, according to police. At 10:25PM Monday night, officers were called on a report of a man who appeared to be tied up on Franzel Road. As officers approached they saw a motorcyclist riding away while dragging the bound man. The rider would not stop for officers and one of the officers fired several shots but he missed and the motorcycle kept going on South Jackson Street. The man being dragged came loose and was found to be dead. It’s not yet known if he died from being dragged or if he was killed prior to that. Meanwhile, officers pursued the motorcyclist until he crashed on South Main Street near I-5. Identified as 37-year-old Ray Cain of Cottonwood, he was treated at Saint Elizabeth for moderate injuries and then booked into jail for murder and evading.