The Orlando Nightclub Shooter Has Been Identified As The Death Toll Rises To Fifty

06.12.16 3 years ago 3 Comments

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CNN is confirming the identity of the individual behind the shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida on Saturday night. Police have yet to confirm publicly, but Representative Peter King and other law enforcement offiicials have reported the name Omar Saddiqui Mateen from Port St. Lucie, Florida to CNN. Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer announced that the number of deaths in the club has risen to fifty and declared a state of emergency in Orlando at a second morning press conference on Sunday. Dyer also called for the governor to call for a state of emergency.

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