Bond set for Warren murder, kidnapping suspect

WARREN, Ohio (WYTV) –  A man accused of murder and kidnapping in Warren appeared before a Trumbull County judge on Thursday morning after being captured in Detroit. 

Investigators say Shawn Johnson shot and killed John Kellar and then kidnapped two women in a stolen van in December. Both women eventually got away.

Police arrested him a few weeks ago near Detroit. He’s charged with murder, aggravated robbery, and kidnapping.

Thursday, bond was set at $3 million.

Johnson is scheduled to be back in court next week.