A star defense attorney has just met with alleged school shooter Nikolas Cruz and is preparing to take on his case, The Blast has reported.
According to the website, the legal eagle has worked on several nationally-covered cases, including the Whitewater scandal involving former President Bill Clinton.
Cruz, 19, could use a skilled lawyer as on February 14, he walked into Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida and opened fire. Seventeen were killed and over 50 were injured — and Americans have been devastated and searching for solutions to school shootings ever since.
The Blast source says that Cruz met with the attorney at Broward County Jail for several hours on Saturday, Feb. 24 amid high security.