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Prosecutors intend to seek death penalty for a former student charged in Florida school shooting

6 monthes ago   |   By WCVB

Nineteen-year-old Nikolas Cruz faces 34 murder and attempted murder charges in the shooting.
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Florida prosecutors seeking death penalty in school shooting

Florida prosecutors seeking death penalty in school shooting

6 monthes ago   |   By National Post

MIAMI - The former student charged with killing 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School last month will face the death penalty, prosecutors said Tuesday.
Nikolas Cruz, 19, is scheduled for formal arraignment Wednesday on a 34-count indictment, including 17 first-degree murder charges. Cruz's attorneys have said he would plead guilty if the death penalty was not pursued in the Valentine's Day massacre.
The office of Broward County State Attorney Michael Satz filed the formal notice of its intentions Tuesday. The action by prosecutors Tuesday does not necessarily mean a plea deal...
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