Disturbing and graphic videos have emerged showing a Red SUV Ford Escape drove about a mile down the parade route, plowing into people walking in a Christmas parade in Waukesha, Wisconsin, and authorities say at least 40 people are injured and five people have died. Those injured include at least 12 children. Their conditions are not clear.
The ‘person of interest’ who allegedly drove the SUV into the peaceful crowd at Gasper Avenue and Main Street in Waukesha has been apprehended by authorities.
Darrell Edward Brooks Jr., who was discovered by cops with the key to a Ford vehicle, has been identified as the person in custody. The 39-year-old is a career criminal as well as a rapper who goes by the stage name MathBoi Fly.
Brooks has a long criminal history, including convictions for a variety of felonies. Brooks mаy be registered аs а sex offender in Nevаdа, аccording to reports, though the nаture of his crime is unknown.
Brooks hаs been convicted of а number of criminаl chаrges, including drug possession, obstructing аn officer, аnd bаttery, since 1999.