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Arrest in double shooting at bar near UC

Keonta Hardy (Provided by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office) Keonta Hardy (Provided by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)
CORRYVILLE, OH (FOX19) -

A 20-year-old man faces charges in connection with a double shooting last month at a bar near the University of Cincinnati.

Keonta Hardy is held in lieu of $1.5 million bond at the Hamilton County jail.

He is scheduled to face a judge on two counts of felonious assault and one count each of carrying a concealed weapon and having weapons under disability at 9 a.m.

According to court records, Hardy got into a physical fight inside Gypsy Cafe Hookah Lounge about 11:40 p.m. Jan. 23 and then shot two men during a struggle.

Police said his hands tested positive for gunshot powder residue. He also was identified at the scene as being involved.

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