Shouting match breaks out after murder arraignment

Police say Bernard Brandon shot Javoni Patton multiple times on Stratford Avenue in February.

Police say Bernard Brandon shot Javoni Patton multiple times on Stratford Avenue in February. (4/25/16)

BRIDGEPORT - A shouting match broke out following the court appearance of an accused killer today.

A  judge ordered Bernard Brandon, 32, accused of committing Bridgeport's first homicide of the year to be held on $1 million bond.

Police say Brandon shot Javoni Patton multiple times on Stratford Avenue on Feb. 11.

Shortly after the hearing this morning a shouting match broke out between Patton's family and Brandon's.

He's due back in court on May 10.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

State police trying to identify both pedestrian, driver 1 Police: Person fatally struck by car on I-95 in Greenwich
Workers from New York headed to Stamford Tuesday 2 Striking Charter Communications workers protest in Stamford
Trump's keynote address last night at the Republican 3 Melania Trump's speech shrouded in controversy over plagiarism
State police trying to identify both pedestrian, driver 4 Police trying to identify pedestrian, driver in deadly I-95 accident
5 VIDEO: Brooklyn Botanic Garden to host annual Sakura Matsuri Festival

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Bernard Brandon is charged in the murder of Arrest made in Bridgeport murder

Bridgeport police have made an arrest in a murder that happened last February.

Javoni Patton was killed near the intersection of Warrant issued in Bridgeport murder

Bridgeport police say they have issued an arrest warrant for the suspect in a homicide

Family and friends of a man fatally shot Funeral held for man shot in Bridgeport

Family and friends of Bridgeport's first homicide victim of 2016 said their final farewells Saturday.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE