Kahton Anderson faces judge in fatal B15 bus shooting of Angel Rojas in Bed-Stuy

Rojas' wife Maria Lopez said she made sure to attend the proceedings to show support for her husband. (5/2/14)

BROOKLYN - The teenager accused of fatally shooting a Brooklyn man aboard an MTA bus appeared in court Friday.

Police say 14-year-old Kahton Anderson opened fire on a B15 bus in Bed-Stuy, hitting 39-year-old Angel Rojas in the back of the head. It happened at around 6 p.m. on March 20 near Marcus Garvey Boulevard and Lafayette Avenue.

Rojas, a father of two, was rushed to Woodhull Hospital and pronounced dead. Investigators say he was not the teen's intended target.

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Rojas' wife Maria Lopez said she made sure to attend the proceedings to show support for her husband.

Anderson has been charged with second-degree murder and criminal possession of a weapon.

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