Clifton Jones Murder
Mar 27, 2011 – Madison, WI
Bernard Brown killed Clifton Jones outside the BP station at 318 S. Park St. at about 2 a.m. Jones had been involved in a fight and was getting into a car when Brown stabbed him once in the heart. He died shortly after friends dropped him off at nearby Meriter Hospital.
Bernard J. Brown Jr. (27)
Clifton Jones Jr. (23)
In a plea agreement Brown was convicted of second-degree intentional homicide and will spend 18 years in prison. He also pleaded no contest to first-degree reckless endangerment for stabbing Courtney L. Miller in the forearm during the fight.