ORLANDO, Fla. – Orlando officials Sunday afternoon began identifying victims slain in a mass shooting inside a nightclub.
Thus far, four victims have been identified in the nightclub shooting where 50 people were killed and 53 were injured.
On this very difficult day, we offer heartfelt condolences to today’s victims and their families. Our City is working tirelessly to get as much information out to the families so they can begin the grieving process. Please keep the following individuals in your thoughts and prayers. #PrayforOrlando
The below list of individuals includes victims who have lost their lives during the early morning incident, and next of kin have been contacted.
Edward Sotomayor Jr., 34-years-old
Stanley Almodovar III, 23-years-old
Luis Omar Ocasio-Capo, 20-years-old
Juan Ramon Guerrero, 22-years-old
Eric Ivan Ortiz-Rivera, 36-years-old
Peter O. Gonzalez-Cruz, 22-years-old
Luis S. Vielma, 22-years-old