ABC7 News learned the baby's father texted the alleged shooter to confirm both the mother and baby were inside the McDonald's and to carry out the plan. Once the couple was arrested, Brooks implicated the female shooter and said he had nothing to do with it. Then, the woman confessed saying it was his idea.San Leandro police are certain the couple intended to kill the 11-month-old baby boy who was inside the restaurant with his mother. "Through the course of the interview, we are confident that there was a conspiracy placed between these two subjects here to harm that child," San Leandro Police Department Lt. Isaac Benabou said."The female suspect was inside the restaurant, approached the female and her child and fired one shot close range, then exited the restaurant," Benabou said. The bullet never hit the child and broke the glass instead. "In my opinion it was a miracle that she missed," Benabou said.
Brooks’ aunt, Nina Clark, said he is a good, honest man who supports his children.
Yes, a candidate for Father Of The Year.