Man accused of assault, threatening bus passengers

Latarence Matthews, 19 (Source: HCSO)
Latarence Matthews, 19 (Source: HCSO)

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A Walnut Hills man appeared in court Wednesday accused of threatening passengers on a Metro bus.

A police complaint states Latarence Matthews, 19, allegedly took out a gun on the Metro bus filled with students and threatened those on board. Court documents indicate the incident happened on September 17.

Matthews is also accused of hitting a juvenile in the head with his gun and threatening to shoot him.

Matthews was arrested Tuesday and has been charged with felonious assault. He's currently being held at the Hamilton County Justice Center on a $50,000 bond.

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