Read the impeachment report from the Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee. At least one patron tried to help those who were hit. Police in Orlando direct family members away from the scene of the shooting. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating this morning's shooting as "an act of terrorism.
Mateen's parents were born in Afghanistan, and he was "on the radar" of U. Kevlar helmet saved his life. Orlando shooter's dad: I didn't notice anything. Candelario-Padro, 28 Simon A.
An immediate search of the shooter's vehicle on scene and inside Pulse ultimately revealed no vest or improvised explosive device. Photos: Orlando nightclub shooting. Archived from the original on July 10, Officials announced at a morning news conference that the death toll of the attack had risen to 50 dead, more than doubling what had been reported earlier.
He refuted reports Mateen had sought to purchase body armor from his store, saying he didn't sell such equipment to begin with. Patience Carter, who was shot in the Orlando attack, said that gunman Omar Mateen told her and other victims that he "did not have a problem with black people," that he thought they "had suffered enough," and he was "doing this to get America to stop bombing his country.
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