Bond Hearing of Man Who Shot 8 Year Old Boy in the Face A 46 year old man accused of shooting an 8 old child in the face had his bond reduced from $2.2 million to $1 million. Brian Cloninger was seen by witnesses waving his gun at people before the shooting. He is charged with injury to a child – a felony with a sentence if 5 to 99 years in prison. He remains on bond in the Dallas County jail. Read more….