Bond set at $1 million for man charged in Warren Twp. biker shooting

James Gardner


WARREN TWP., Ohio (WYTV) – The suspect who police say killed a man during a biker shootout over the summer was in court on Wednesday.

Police arrested 48-year-old James Gardner Tuesday on aggravated murder and felonious assault charges. Police said he was involved in a shooting that happened in June outside of Shorty’s Place in Warren Township.

Police say there was an on-going fight between two biker clubs, Forever Two Wheelz (FTW) and the Brothers Regime. Police believe Gardner fired the shot that killed Jason Moore as well as shots that hurt two others.

Robert Marto also died in the shootout.

Wednesday, Gardner’s bond was set at $1 million. A pretrial was set for 8:30 a.m. Tuesday in Trumbull County Court Judge Andrew Logan’s courtroom.