Bond Increased To $250,000 In Dog Mauling Case

The owner of the two pit bull mixes that police say attacked and killed a 7-year-old boy is now being held on a $250,000 bond.

The judge increased the bond for Edward Daniels II from $15,000 based on the new charge of manslaughter.

Tyler Jett was playing outside his Callaway home on Tuesday when he was attacked by the 70 pound dogs. He died at Sacred heart in Pensacola on Sunday.

Daniels was initially charged with tampering with evidence. Police say he wiped Jett’s blood of one of the dog’s face and paws. The charges were upgraded to manslaughter yesterday based on Jett’s death.

Daniels is not allowed to have any contact with Jett’s family if he is able to come up with