Parkland Douglas High School shooting suspect booked into jail on 17 counts of murder

Nikolas Cruz mugshot
Nikolas Cruz mugshot

Nikolas Cruz, the suspect in Wednesday’s mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, was booked into Broward County Main Jail Thursday morning.

He is charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder.

The 19-year-old should be arraigned sometime Thursday.

With 17 murder charges, he will be denied bond.

David J. Neal: 305-376-3559, @DavidJNeal