- Associated Press - Saturday, June 25, 2016

WARREN, Ohio (AP) - Police in northeastern Ohio have shut down a motorcycle club after its leader was charged in the shooting deaths of two bikers from a rival club.

Law-enforcement officers in Warren used a battering ram to knock down a door Friday at the clubhouse of the Forever Two Wheels motorcycle club.

The organization’s president, 45-year-old David Bailes Jr., was charged with murder in the shooting deaths of two members of the Brothers Regime a week ago.

Bailes was wounded in the shootout outside a bar in Warren Township. Court records don’t indicate whether he has an attorney.

Officers boarded up the Forever Two Wheels clubhouse

The Vindicator (http://bit.ly/28UgF5u ) newspaper in Youngstown reports authorities say they want to avoid any retaliation for the fatal shooting.

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Information from: The Vindicator, http://www.vindy.com

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