Florida Prosecutors Seek Death Penalty for Nikolas Cruz

Mar 13, 2018

Prosecutors in Florida will seek the death penalty for Nikolas Cruz.The 19-year-old has been charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder and 17 counts of attempted murder for a school shooting.According to a notice filed in court, prosecutors intend to seek the death penalty for his crimes.Cruz has already been charged by a grand jury for the mid-Feburary shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.But it has been unclear if the case will proceed to trial.