The latest on the shooting in Orlando, Florida, as it unfolds article The Latest on the Orlando shooting article Orlando Police Chief John Mina said the shooter was a disgruntled former Marine.
“I would say he has mental health issues,” he said.
“He’s a former Marine who was unhappy.
He was disgruntled because he felt like he didn’t fit in with the Marines,” Mina added.
“And he decided he was going to kill as many people as he could and to do it at a gay nightclub in a city that was a haven for LGBT people, so we’re really fortunate that he chose this particular nightclub, where it was so much safer.”
The Associated Press contributed to this report.
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