Suspect charged with murder in shooting death of his father in Henrietta

December 08, 2018 06:39 PM

Deputies of the Monroe County Sheriff's Office identified and arrested a suspect in the shooting death of Dezerick Brooks, 48, at his home in Henrietta on Friday.

Working  with representatives from the Bivona Child Advocacy Center, deputies determined the shooting to be a domestic incident in which the victim was shot once in the chest with a rifle at around 5:30 Friday afternoon.

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Deputies identified and arrested Fabian A. Vazquez, 21, as the primary suspect of the shooting. Vazquez is the son of the victim and also resides at the home on Parkerhouse Road.

Vazquez was arraigned in Henrietta Town Court at just before 2 a.m. Saturday. Justice John G. Pericak charged Vazquez with one count of Murder in the Second Degree and remanded him to the Monroe County Jail.

Vazquez is scheduled to return to Henrietta Town Court on Thursday, December 13.


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