Gerry Thomas, 28 and Clarence Williams, 26 made separate appearances in Paterson, New Jersey court on Friday for a detention hearing
As the two suspects in double murder involving RHONJ star Kim D’s car appeared in court, Friday
A brawl broke out in the gallery between family members with one woman striking another with her shoe
Thomas and Williams are accused of executing Aaron Anderson, 27, and Antonio Vega Jr, 25, and burning their bodies along with the car they were driving
As Thomas was being led out of the court room, two factions in the gallery started yelling at each other and throwing shoes
Prompting officers to step in to keep the parties separated
The charred remains of the two victims were found inside a burning white Audi S6 was registered to ‘Real Housewives’ star Kim DePaola
The car was used by her son, Chris Camiscioli, who allegedly lent Anderson the car
Thomas and Williams have been charged with felony murder, conspiracy to commit felony murder, robbery, arson
Both men were denied bond at Friday’s hearing
Families brawl: As Thomas was led out of the court room, a family member of one of the victims was seen yelling at another woman across the room
Gerry Thomas and Clarence Williams accused in a double murder and arson appeared in Paterson, New Jersey court on Friday for a detention hearing.
As Thomas was being led out of the court room, two factions in the gallery started yelling at each other and throwing shoes and handbags. Police had to intervene when attendees in the court room nearly came to blows.
The gallery devolved into chaos Fri
Thomas, 28, and 26-year-old Williams are accused of murdering Aaron Anderson and Antonio Vega Jr.
The charred remains of the two victims were pulled out of the burnt out debris of a car, registered to RHONJ star Kim DePaola, but used by her son, Chris Camiscioli.
Camiscioli allegedly lent his friend Anderson the car after he dropped him off at the airport.
Two men accused of murdering two other men in a case involving a Real Housewives of New Jersey star appeared in court on Friday.
The two suspects Gerry Thomas [left] and Williams during their separate hearings in court on Friday The suspects were both denied bond
The gallery devolved into chaos Friday as the detention hearings for Clarence Williams, 26, and Gerry Thomas, 28, wrapped up.
Williams and Thomas stand accused of murdering Aaron Anderson and Antonio Vega Jr., the two men whose charred remains were found in RHONJ star Kim DePaola’s burning car last Friday in Paterson, New Jersey.
Chaos in the court on Friday as Gerry Thomas one of the two men accused in a murder involving Kim D’s car made his court appearance for a bond hearing
New Jersey men, Clarence Williams and Gerry Thomas, charged in double homicide tied to ‘Real Housewives’ star Kim DePaola’s burned car
The gallery erupts as one of the women was seen throwing an object across the room which turned out to be her pocket book
Soon the shoes followed from another of the warring woman
Police officers intervened to keep the two parties from grappling inside the courtroom
The two suspects were denied bail at back-to-back hearings on Friday in New Jersey court. At the beginning of the proceedings, the judge warned the attendees against making a disturbance.
They seemed to follow the instructions from the bench as Williams was brought out and denied bail, though one woman did throw up the middle finger as he was being led out of court.
Things got more heated at the end of Thomas’ hearing, in which he was also denied bail.
Officers stop a woman identified as Debora Hernandez, right, the mother of Antonio Vega’s daughter, from hitting a defendant’s family member with her shoe
Officer steps in and grabs the shoe from Hernandez, before she could launch the missile
It’s unclear who the other woman was, but some conflicting reports pegged her as an aunt of Gerry Thomas, the defendant in court at the time.
There was a heavy police presence in the court room, as the officers quickly stepped in to keep the two groups separated, one woman threw a handbag across.
Another was about to follow suit shoe in hand, but a police officer stepped in and took the footwear away from her before she could launch.
Finger pointing: Order restored, one of the women pointed fingers and blamed the chaos on the other side
One of the women seen being consoled by another after the commotion in court
As Thomas was being led out of the court room at the end of the proceedings, two factions in the gallery started yelling at each other.
Video shows the moment that family members of the two victims started shouting at a woman on the other side of the court room.
It’s unclear who the other woman was, but some conflicting reports pegged her as an aunt of Thomas.
There was a heavy police presence in the court room, and the officers quickly stepped in to keep the two groups separated – but that didn’t stop one woman from throwing a handbag.
Victims: Antonio ‘Tone’ Vega Jr [left], and Aaron Anderson were each shot in the head, before the car they were driving was torched.
Anderson ad Vegas’s bodies were found inside Real Housewives of New Jersey star Kim DePaola’s burning car in on a street in Paterson, New Jersey
Kim DePaola [left] with her son Chris Camsicioli [right], who is said to have lent the car to one of the victims, Aaron Anderson
Another woman tried to throw a shoe, but an officer grabbed it from her and threw it down before she could chuck it across the room.
It took about five minutes for officers to restore order in the court room. Michelle Ryerson, the mother of victim AaronAnderson, was detained by deputies and questioned after the incident.
At one point, Thomas’ attorney spoke up and asked for the identities of the people who had caused the disturbance so he could have them banned from future proceedings.
Gerry Thomas during his individual bond hearings in court on Friday.His appearance seemed to have sparked the brawl
Gerry Thomas one of the co-defendants appears to stare down the victim’s families in the court gallery during his bond hearing. He was denied bail