BRISTOL, Conn. (AP)– A 21-year-old Bristol man told police he stabbed four people at a party Saturday night, one fatally, because partygoers were making fun of his flatulence.
Police say Marc Higgins left the party and returned with three knives, stabbing people indiscriminately, according to court documents released Tuesday.READ MORE: After More Than A Year, The Show Must Go On: More Broadway Shows Announce Plans To Resume Performances
The Hartford Courant, quoting those documents, reported that Higgins told police he was angry at being derided and wanted to teach people that they shouldn’t trifle with him.READ MORE: Video: Suspect Pulls Gun, Opens Fire After Brooklyn Fender-Bender
Higgins appeared in court Tuesday charged with murder, assault and carrying a dangerous weapon, and was ordered held in lieu of $2 million bond.
Twenty-one-year-old Matthew Walton died of his injuries. The wounds suffered by the other three victims were not life threatening.MORE NEWS: Subway, Transit Hub COVID Vaccine Pop-Up Sites Target Commuters As FDA Approves Pfizer Vaccine For Children 12-15
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