PARKLAND (CBSMiami) – The confessed Parkland school shooter was back in court Tuesday.
A hearing was held to discuss Nikolas Cruz’s upcoming trial in the battery case involving a Broward Sheriff’s Office employee.READ MORE: Arrest Affidavit: Accused Hollywood Cop Killer Jason Banegas Claims He Was Trying To Kill Himself In Struggle With Slain Officer Yandy Chirino
According to BSO, Cruz attacked a guard at the jail and it was caught on surveillance video.READ MORE: COVID-19 Testing Sites In South Florida
The defense is arguing the case be dismissed. The judge ordered a recess, but is expected to rule on the request soon.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 Vaccination Sites In South Florida
The trial is scheduled to begin on Monday.