$500K bond for shooting suspect's brother in school trespass
March 21, 2018
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A judge set an unusually high $500,000 bond on Tuesday and imposed a host of other restrictions for the brother of the Florida school shooting suspect, who was charged with trespassing at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
A prosecutor said that Zachary Cruz, 18, expressed admiration for his brother Nikolas Cruz's fame since the Feb. 14 shooting and that they had discussed whether it might attract girls and pen pals.
"He has been heard observing how popular (Nikolas') name is now," said Assistant State Attorney Sarahnell Murphy at a hearing.
"Weeks after hi...
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