Zachary Cruz (right), 18, was on Monday arrested after he “unlawfully entered the” school of marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, the same school his brother, Nikolas Cruz (left), is accused as the enter and award 17 people.
(Broward Sheriff’s Office)
The brother of the suspected shooter of the February 14 massacre at a Florida high school allegedly bragged about “how many girls, he is capable of attracting” due to how “popular” his brother is.
Zachary Cruz, 18, was on Monday arrested after he “unlawfully entered the” school of marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, the same school his brother, Nikolas Cruz, is accused of entering and awarding 17 people.
ZACHARY CRUZ, PARK MASSACRE SUSPECT ‘ S BROTHER, ARRESTED FOR TRESPASSING AT SCHOOL
According to his arrest report, when he was in the house because he wanted to “reflect on the shooting at a school and let them in.”
Cruz was ordered by a Broward County Judge Kim Theresa Mollica has no contact with his brother, but according to the Assistant state attorney Saranell Murphys, the two have had contact “since his incarceration,” the New York Post reported.
“He has heard and observed to discuss how popular his brother is now, that his face is everywhere and his name is national,” she said. “There is discussion about starting a sort of pen-pal or fan club and how many girls he is capable of attracting.”
Park-shooter’s brother arrested for trespassing
18-year-old Zachary Cruz was reportedly given warnings to stay away from marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
Cruz was arrested after being warned many times by the police to stay out of the house. Monday was the third time he was caught trespassing.
A judge has made his bail of $500,000.
Fox News’ Nicole Darrah and The Associated Press contributed to this report.