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Police accuse man of hiding a gun behind 3-year-old

William Martin (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office) William Martin (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A Cincinnati man was in court Tuesday charged with child endangerment after police accused him of hiding a semi-automatic weapon behind a 3-year-old.

William Martin, 18, was pulled over for a traffic violation May 31. Upon further inspection of the vehicle, police say they discovered Martin was hiding a semi-automatic handgun behind the 3-year-old also in the car.

A 6-month-old was also in the car with Martin.

Martin is charged with two counts of child endangerment, one count of carrying a concealed weapon, tampering with evidence and weapon under disability.

Bond is set for $145,000.

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