The man who was released on bail as a suspect on two counts has been released on bail again in the case in which he allegedly felled Wisconsin residents marching during a Christmas parade.
On Sunday, when five people were killed and more than 40 injured when an SUV crashed into a Christmas parade in Waukesha, Wisconsin, Brooks was freed. $1,000 bail for a crime He was charged in early November, according to multiple reports.
Brooks, 39, was also released on $500 bail after a crime he allegedly committed took place last July.
Wisconsin law requires defendants to pay full bail.
A sixth victim in the parade massacre died on Tuesday.
During Tuesday’s bail hearing, Brooks – wearing a sleeveless, green bulletproof vest – swayed back and forth, stared at the floor and appeared at one point to sob.
Waukesha County Court Commissioner Kevin Costello said 5 million USD guarantee money request from the state is fine with him.
“I have no problem with the state asking for bail,” he said. “The nature of this offense is shocking. … The two detectives… not only tried to prevent this but also came up with the opinion that this was a deliberate act,” Costello said, according to Fox News.
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Costello also commented on Brooks’ long criminal history, which began in 1999.
“I’ve never seen anything like this in my very long career,” Costello said, according to Newsweek.
“It was an extremely serious case with an extraordinary history with the man who ran away, hurt people, disobeyed court orders, disobeyed criminal the law, not following, just, your social norms. “
“So I know that it is an extremely high bail. It is warranted here. “
Many on Twitter condemned Brooks’ release on bail.
Darrell Brooks shouldn’t be bailed because if anyone is a danger to the community it’s him!
– Joyce Day (@Daytobehappy) November 23, 2021
Darrell Brooks Jr has shown contempt for bail and the justice system MANY times, so WHY IS BAIL AN ANOTHER OPTION?
– Lavern Spicer (@lavern_spicer) November 23, 2021
Has Kamala started raising money for Darrell Brooks’ bail yet?
– Rising Snake (@using_serpent) November 23, 2021
Brooks should have been denied bail and put in solitary confinement.
What the hell happened to this country and these damn judges?
– Mike Engleman🇺🇲 (@RealPatriot56) November 23, 2021
Darrell Brooks was released on $1000 bail, 2 days later he drove through a Santa parade killing 5 people and injuring more than 40. Less than 24 hours later, @AOC this tweet.
Stop insane prisoners like her from running the refugee camp. #BLMTerroristAttack #DarrellBrooks https://t.co/g88TlrE6vx
– Jason DadVan DeVito (@DrteSanchez) November 22, 2021
Former Democrat. Tulsi Gabbard in Hawaii said the failed bail was part of the damage done to the justice system under “irresponsible and dangerous leadership.”
“Unless the leaders of this country do something to fix the broken system, I am extremely concerned that we will see the same horrors as this weekend in Wisconsin continue to unfold. ‘ she said, according to Daily mail.
“There doesn’t seem to be a realistic plan. It all sounds warm and fuzzy. Wait until someone comes to threaten their family.”
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