Cellphone video of Nikolas Cruz released: 'I'm going to be next school shooter'

‘You're all going to die'

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PARKLAND, Florida – Cellphone video was released Wednesday morning showing Parkland gunman Nikolas Cruz planning the shooting at Marjory Stonemason Douglas High School.

The Feb. 14 shooting left 17 people dead, and prosecutors said they are seeking the death penalty.

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Cruz can be heard in the video saying things like, "You're all going to die. Pew pew pew. I can't wait."

He also introduces himself as the next school shooter of 2018 in the video.

Prosecutors are hoping the videos will help support their case for seeking the death penalty.

Watch part of the video below:

To see more of Cruz’s video on KSAT’s sister station Local10 in Florida, click here.


About the Author:

Mary Claire Patton has been a journalist with KSAT 12 since 2015. She has reported on several high-profile stories during her career at KSAT and specializes in trending news and things to do around Texas and San Antonio.