Suspect In Cold Case Murder Lashes Out In Court

Suspect In Cold Case Murder Lashes Out In Court

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HIS GRUESOME MURDER. THEIR CLOSURE TOOK A BACKSEAT TO WHAT TURNED OUT TO BE CHAOS IN THE COURTROOM. MORE THAN A DOZEN POLICE OFFICERS DRAGGED 38-YEAR-OLD QUIA HAVAN INTO THE COURTROOM THIS MORNING. I HAVE A RIGHT TO STAND IN COURT. NO, YOU DON’T. Reporter: GAVAN WAS SCHEDULED TO BE ARRAIGNED ON MURDER CHARGES FOR THE 2005 BEHEADING DEATH OF 19-YEAR-OLD RASHAWN BRAZELL WHOSE BODY PARTS WERE FOUND IN TRASH BAGS INSIDE A BROOKLYN SUBWAY TUNNEL. GAVAN REFUSED TO BE FINGER PRINTED. I’M REMANDING YOU. I WILL SEE YOU TOMORROW. BY THEN YOU SHOULD BE — I CAN’T BREATHE. OBVIOUSLY HE THINKS HE’S BEING FRAMED. WHY WOULD ANYONE SAY THEY ARE BEING FRAMED. Reporter: HE IS ALSO FACING MURDER CHARGES FOR THE 2004 DISMEMBERMENT OF 17-YEAR-OLD SHARAVIA TOM — SHARABIA THOMAS. HE WAS ARRESTED FOR A ROBBERY IN FLORIDA. ONCE THAT CAME ON FILE WE WERE ABLE TO MAKE THE MATCH FROM THE SHARABIA HOMICIDE. THE DETECTIVE WOULD NOT CONFIRM A MATCH IN THE CASE. THIS PERPETRATOR HAS BEEN ALL OVER THE COUNTRY, FLORIDA, CALIFORNIA, WE WILL GO FORWARD WITH THAT ANY OTHER CASE THAT MIGHT FIT THESE PARAMETERS. Reporter: TODAY’S COURTROOM OUTBURSTS DID LITTLE TO TARNISH THE CLOSURE THAT BRAZIL’S MOTHER HAS WAITED 12 LONG YEARS FOR. I WANT TO THANK THE DETECTIVES, THE AGENCY, THE WHOLE COLD CASE UNIT FOR JUST STAYING BY MY FAMILY AND WAS DETERMINED TO ASSIST US WITH GETTING SOME KIND OF ANSWERS. Reporter: THE NEXT STEP, THE JUDGE SAYS GAVAN WILL BE BACK IN COURT EVERY DAY UNTIL HE AGREES TO BE FINGER PRINTED AND CAN BE AREINED — ARRAIGNED. HE COULD VERY WELL BE CONSIDERED A SERIAL KILLER. THEY PLAN TO LAUNCH A FULL INVESTIGATION AND WORK WITH AGENCIES FROM OTHER CITIES TO DETERMINE IF THERE’S ANY EVIDENCE CONNECTING HIM WITH

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