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Nikolas Cruz, young man who killed 17 people shot in and in vicinity of his school in Parkland, Florida, Valentine's Day faces 17 counts of premeditated homicide. Last September, a Youtube user alerted FBI about 19-year-old Cruz threat, described as someone obsessed with weapons, had embarked on a junior military training program, according to Pentagon sources quoted by Agence France Presse. The young man had been expelled for indiscipline from school. In addition, it had vetoed entry with backpack, according to several professors reported. The school administration alerted some teachers by email of ban on Cruz, a professor pointed out to Miami Herald. In spite of everything, teenager managed to access mixed center among his companions.
In midst of mourning, hours after massacre, US President Donald Trump has described massacre as act of an unbalanced and has talked about responsibility of Cruz's environment to denounce him. "Many signs that Florida shooter was mentally unbalanced, and that he had been expelled from school for bad and erratic behavior. Neighbors and classmates knew it was a big problem. Always report se cases to authorities, over and over again, "Trump said in his Twitter account.