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Man Allegedly Fired Gun at Jehovah's Witnesses

John Lee Baldwin, 35, faces a felony charge of aggravated assault.

CENTERTON, AR -- Police say a Centerton man fired multiple gunshots at Jehovah's witnesses after asking them to leave Saturday.

John Lee Baldwin, 35, now faces a felony charge of aggravated assault.

The three Jehovah's witnesses were in the process of leaving and heard Baldwin say from his front door, "Get me my 9," according to a probable cause report.

As they drove away that's when Baldwin allegedly started shooting.

In an interview with detectives, police say Baldwin admitted to firing about 19 rounds.

He was booked into the Benton County Jail and later bonded out on a $50,000 dollar bond with a court appearance pending.

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