Middletown man accused of throwing son off bridge appears before judge

A Middletown man accused of throwing his 7-month-old son off of a bridge into the Connecticut River has made his first court appearance.



Middletown police say 22-year-old Tony Moreno, is facing murder charges after he threw the child off a bridge, and then jumped into the water.



It happened earlier in July.



Moreno's attorney asked the judge for more time to prepare for a probable cause hearing. 



The judge continued the case until September.


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