Eric Hobbs born 3rd march 1990. Raised by a high class family, his father, Nicolas Hobbs, the Deputy Chief and mother, Nina Hobbs, Captain of The Fire Department had high expectations of their son Eric. From the young age they invested a lot of time into his education. He was meant to be an officer from the early days. As an young kid, Eric started to do a lot of sports. He was part of the football team in his school. He was healthy and fit which was the perfect fit for the police academy. During high school he started going the wrong path due to a girl he felt in love with, Felicia. He started missing a lot of classes, going out and drinking until late nights and not doing as his parents are telling him. He was constantly having a rough time with his parents. At the age of 18, he decided to leave his family and start a life with his girlfriend Felicia, they both started working and doing a low tier jobs and trying to save every penny for their own education. Working 10 hours a day and studying at the same time was a rough time for him. One day, Felicia started feeling bad and went to a doctor for a checkup. The results were, pregnancy. Those news destroyed the future plans for the couple and they needed to change their plans for the future. Unfortunately, into the 3rd month of pregnancy, Felicia miscarried the baby and had a lot of mental problems because of that situation. She commited suicide at age of 21 years old. Eric was depressed for a long time. Time heals all wounds and that is exactly what happened to Eric in this cause. He started working towards his goal once again. After a year of saving he decided to try to get a student loan and start the studying path again. He applied for the swedish Police Academy and got rejected twice, the 3rd time he got approved. The academy was rough for him since he still felt the hit from depression. He had to leave his friends and family. He met a guy named Lee Anderssen, they had a lot in common and they became very good friends. They could share the pain together since Lee also lost someone important in his life. At the age of 24 he finished his Academy and applied for a Police Officer job. He got accepted and became and Cadet. After several month of hard work he got promoted to a Police Officer.
Anderssen took time off to visit Chernarus, where his parents originated. He and Hobbs kept in contact during his vacation, but after a few weeks, Anderssens messages stopped entirely after he mentioned some strange activites around the country. He seemed worried. The sudden lack of communication cause Hobbs to take a flight out to Chernarus to search for his missing friend.