Waukesha parade suspect facing more charges

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WAUKESHA, Wis. (WTVO) — The man charged with killing six people when he plowed his SUV into a Christmas parade in Waukesha was charged with dozens of more counts.

Darrel Brooks, 39, is set to appear for a preliminary hearing on Friday. The 71 counts range from recklessly endangering safety and injuries to many parade participants and spectators. Each count carries a possible penalty of more than seven years in prison.

Brooks is being held at the Waukesha County Jail on $5 million bail.

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