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Darrell Brooks indicted on 5 counts of homicide: NPR


This November 16, 2021 photo provided by the Waukesha County Sheriff’s Office in Waukesha, Wisconsin shows Darrell Brooks Jr. Brooks, the SUV driver who took part in a Christmas parade in suburban Milwaukee on Sunday, November 21 2021, killing and injuring several people, left the scene of a marital dispute that had taken place a few minutes earlier.

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Darrell Brooks indicted on 5 counts of homicide: NPR

This November 16, 2021 photo provided by the Waukesha County Sheriff’s Office in Waukesha, Wisconsin shows Darrell Brooks Jr. Brooks, the SUV driver who took part in a Christmas parade in suburban Milwaukee on Sunday, November 21 2021, killing and injuring several people, left the scene of a marital dispute that had taken place a few minutes earlier.

Waukesha County Sheriff’s Office / AP

A child who was injured on Sunday when an SUV passed through a crowd at a Christmas parade in Waukesha, Wisconsin, has died, bringing the death toll from the attack to six.

Wisconsin prosecutors made the announcement Tuesday as they presented the charges against attack suspect Darrell Brooks, Jr.

Brooks, 39, has been charged with five counts of first degree intentional homicide. He faces the possibility of an additional charge of first degree intentional homicide for the child’s death.

Brooks is accused of driving his brown SUV through barricades into crowds of people, ”Waukesha Police Chief Daniel Thompson said at a press conference Monday afternoon.

Prosecution documents filed against Brooks indicate a total of 62 people were injured. Initially, authorities said 48 people were injured.

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