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$120,000 bond for gunman in officer-involved shooting

According to police, a suspect bailed out of a vehicle and displayed a firearm to officers during a traffic stop on Marshall Ave. near Spring Grove Ave. around 1:00 p.m. (PHOTO: FOX19 NOW/ Chris Lower) According to police, a suspect bailed out of a vehicle and displayed a firearm to officers during a traffic stop on Marshall Ave. near Spring Grove Ave. around 1:00 p.m. (PHOTO: FOX19 NOW/ Chris Lower)
(PHOTO: FOX19 NOW/ Shawn Lanier) (PHOTO: FOX19 NOW/ Shawn Lanier)
Demonte Watson (Photo: Cincinnati Police) Demonte Watson (Photo: Cincinnati Police)
CAMP WASHINGTON, OH (FOX19) -

A judge on Monday set bond at $120,000 for the gunman charged in a weekend officer-involved shooting.

Demonte Watson, 23, has been held at the Hamilton County jail since his arrest Saturday. He faces charges of felonious assault and two counts of carrying a concealed weapon.

Cincinnati police say he bailed from a vehicle and displayed a firearm to officers during a traffic stop on Marshall Ave. near Spring Grove Ave. about 1 p.m. Saturday.

Watson was running with the gun when officials say an officer fired a round at the suspect. Watson was taken into custody shortly after without further incident.

No one was hurt.

Officials say the Watson was found with two loaded guns.

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