TRUMBULL - Shoppers braved the crowds across southwestern Connecticut today to take advantage of Black Friday deals. At Westfield Trumbull Mall, Banana Republic and Metropark were some of the stores that were packed with consumers scooping up gifts with significant discounts.Shoppers also lined up outside of stores such as Wal-Mart and Best Buy in hopes of landing doorbuster items. The items people were searching for ranged from cheap DVDs and CDs to computers and HD televisions.