Waukesha parade attack: Debra Messing blasts media for downplaying massacre as an 'accident'


Actress Debra Messing took aim at the media for "minimizing" the attack that occurred at a Christmas parade in Waukesha, Wisconsin.

Darrell Brooks has been charged with intentional homicide after driving his SUV through a crowded street commemorating the holiday season, resulting in the deaths of six people ages 8 to 81 and injuring dozens more.

However, many media outlets had been referring to the attack as a "parade crash," downplaying the intent prosecutors have leveled against the career criminal.

The "Will & Grace" star took to Twitter on Wednesday and sounded off against such a narrative.

"Dear Mainstream Media—a man intentionally drove his car through a parade killing 6 and injuring 50+. It was not an ACCIDENT," Messing tweeted. "Call it by its name #WaukeshaMassacre."

"And it was a domestic terror attack. Don't minimize. Please," she added.

Although police officers have ruled out the tragedy being an act of domestic terrorism, investigators have not yet attributed a motive t... (Read more)

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