|Christine Leinonen, 58, waits outside a hospital for information
about her son, Christopher, who was reported missing after
the shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida. (AFP)
NYTNS and Agencies, TT, Orlando, June 12: • 50 shot dead in deadliest mass shooting in US history … • Massacre in gay nightclub in Orlando, lone gunman killed …• An act of terror and an act of hate, says Obama ; A gunman who declared allegiance to the Islamic State through a 911 call killed 50 people and wounded 53 in a crowded gay nightclub early today in the worst mass-shooting slaughter in American history.
|Omar Mateen, 29, in an undated photo
released by Orlando police
|The Florida apartment where shooting suspect Omar Mateen is believed
to have lived. (AFP)