Orlando PD dispels rumors of multiple shooters
Facebook post claimed more than one shooter inside nightclub
ORLANDO, Fla. – Orlando police quickly dispelled a rumor Monday that there was more than one shooter involved in a nightclub massacre that left 50 people dead.
Using their Twitter account, the Orlando Police Department said "Alert: Rumors of multiple shooters are unfounded. The one shooter, Omar Mateen, is dead. #OrlandoUnited."
A post on Facebook claiming there were multiple shooters in Pulse nightclub on Sunday morning had made its way through social media.
Many were wondering if the so-called witnesses mentioned in the post were telling the truth and were worried that additional gunmen were on the loose.
Alert: Rumors of multiple shooters are unfounded. The one shooter, Omar Mateen, is dead #OrlandoUnited— Orlando Police (@OrlandoPolice) June 13, 2016
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