A former friend of Daryl Brooks said she was “humiliated” by Sunday’s attack in Waukesha.
She told the New York Post It was “embarrassing” that Brooks is the father of her child.
Brooks is accused of five murders after a car rampage at the city’s Christmas parade.
An ex-girlfriend of the man suspected of killing six people and wounding 58 others in a car rampage in Wisconsin says she has “panicked” and has been unable to sleep since the accident, She told the New York Post.
Daryl Brooks, 38, was charged Tuesday with five counts of premeditated murder after the Waukesha City killings.
Police say he was the driver of a red Ford Escape Sweeping crowds of people celebrating the Christmas Parade in Waukesha Sunday.
Another charge is expected next week after eight-year-old Jackson Sparks died of his injuries. Brooks was assigned a $5 million cash bond on Tuesday, Court records show.
A former friend and mother of one of his children, who was not mentioned by The Post because she feared for her safety, told the newspaper her reaction when she saw Brooks in the news.
She was quoted as saying, “When I saw his picture online, I was like ‘What the fuck? “.
She said that Brooks did not remain a father for long, and they left her to raise their son after three months. According to the newspaper, she lives in south Milwaukee.
At the time of the horrific events on Sunday, Brooks was released on bail on charges of He ran over an ex-girlfriend in his car Just three weeks ago. According to the Post, this is a different precedent.
The Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office said after Sunday’s events that The $1,000 bail he got It was “inappropriately low”.
The former claimed that Brooks’ mother, Don Brooks, deeply regrets covering the bail.
The former was quoted as saying, “I was shattered because people were killed as a result and she says, I blame myself, because if I hadn’t saved him, this wouldn’t have happened.”
The former said she was already “embarrassed” that Brooks was the father of her child, “because he wasn’t taking care of him,” she told the newspaper. “What do you think I am now? I panicked.”
The newspaper said she wishes she could replace her son’s father with someone else, adding that she was “sick of it, obviously broken, and can’t sleep.”
“I’ve been donating and praying and doing everything I can.”
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