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Darrell Brooks sentenced to life in prison for deadly Christmas parade attack

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After being ejected twice from the courtroom for disrupting the proceedings, Darrell Brooks was sentenced on Wednesday to life in prison without.

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he possibility of parole for ramming his SUV into a Christmas parade in Waukesha, Wisconsin, last year, killing six people and injuring dozens more.

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Judge Jennifer Dorow announced the sentences for the six counts of first-degree intentional homicide, saying, "This community can only be safe if you are behind bars for the rest of your life.

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" The sentences, according to Judge Dorow, will be served consecutively.

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Although the judge acknowledged that the punishment was "largely symbolic," she insisted that it still needed to hold the defendant accountable in a meaningful and concrete way.

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