The Milwaukee man accused of killing six folks and working over dozens with an SUV at a Christmas parade in Waukesha, Wisc. pleaded not guilty to each cost laid in opposition to him.
According to the native Fox affiliate, Darrell Brooks, 39, pleaded not guilty to all 77 charges in opposition to him.
Brooks stays in jail on $5 million bail. GoFundMe confirmed to FOX Business in November that they eliminated the fundraiser for violating the crowdsourcing platform’s Terms of Service. Additionally, the one who launched the fundraiser, reportedly a person named James Norton, will now not be permitted to use the platform for any future fundraisers.
The courts have stated that there’s ample proof in opposition to Brooks, in addition to testimony from police detective Thomas Casey, who described how Brooks plowed into residents even after some yelled at him to cease. Brooks allegedly “zigzagged” throughout the road “for blocks” on the household occasion.
Victims embody an 8-year-old boy, together with members of the Dancing Grannies troupe, that was performing within the parade.
Public defender Anna Kees stated that her defendant might not flip off the route, and that he did not intend to hit pedestrians. She additionally stated that Brooks could not deliver himself to have a look at images of the crimes he allegedly dedicated.