Newport News man threatens to harm self, others in court

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- A man denied bond in court on Wednesday morning made threats to harm himself and other people in the room.

23-year-old Christopher Jacobs began to yell at the judge and slam his head on the table.

He also grabbed multiple items he said he would use to harm himself with, including an officer's gun. 

No one was injured. 

Jacobs was charged with assault on law enforcement, obstruction of justice, disorderly conduct and attempt to commit non capital felony. 

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