You have permission to edit this article.

Police: Parade-crash suspect was in a domestic disturbance

  • Updated
  • 0
Waukesha police update

Waukesha authorities give more details into Sunday's deadly crash at a Christmas parade that killed five people

WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) - Police say the suspect in a deadly Christmas parade crash in suburban Milwaukee was in a domestic disturbance just minutes before he killed five people and injured 48.

Waukesha Police Chief Dan Thompson said Monday there is no evidence of terrorism in the event.

waukesha parade-darrell brooks mug shot-mgn.jpg

He says police were preparing five charges of first degree intentional homicide charges against Darrell Brooks, 39, of Milwaukee.

waukesha parade-mgn 2.jpg

Thompson identified those killed as four women ages 71, 52, 52 and 79, and an 81-year-old man.

Members of the "Dancing Grannies" club were among those killed, as was an employee of Citizens Bank.


Recommended for you