WAUKESHA, Wis. (CBS 58) — The Waukesha Christmas parade assault suspect’s mom filed a handwritten letter addressed to Decide Jennifer Dorow on Wednesday.
“I am undecided if that is proper or correct, however I’ve to attempt anyway,” Daybreak Woods stated. “I’m asking you to please, please don’t let him symbolize himself.”
The nine-page letter from Darrell Brooks’ mom is dated Sept. 27, 2022.
Woods stated she was writing to the choose as a result of she is “deeply involved” about what occurred in courtroom on Tuesday.
This comes after Brooks instructed the courtroom he needs to symbolize himself.
Dorow gave Brooks a clean waiver of lawyer type to signal and file by 9 am on Wednesday if he’s critical about transferring ahead with out attorneys.
The shape was filed simply earlier than the deadline, in line with on-line courtroom data.
The defendant’s mom stated she speaks with Brooks each day, and will inform he’s turning into unstable.
“I do not know should you’re a mother, however mothers all the time know when one thing is not proper,” Woods stated.
Woods stated she known as her son’s attorneys Jeremy Perri and Anna Kees with considerations about Brooks’ psychological well being one month in the past.
“Possibly totally different attorneys would assist if that is potential or possibly his attorneys want a special strategy,” Woods stated.
Brooks’ mom stated she has tried to cause along with her son about his want to symbolize himself. She stated he isn’t “mentally secure” sufficient.
“PS I do know he won’t be completely satisfied that I wrote you and grow to be offended. I hope at some point [he] will perceive I did it out of affection,” Woods stated.
Trial is scheduled to start on Monday, Oct. 3.