FLORIDA: Father of Omar Mateen, the suspected shooter of the Orlando club who killed fifty people on Sunday and injured scores of others, said he was ashamed at the incident.
Omar Mateen’s father also said that the unfortunate incident had nothing to do with religion.
“We are in shock like the whole of the country,” said Omar Mateen’s father. His father also said that the shooting rage could be inspired by the fact that two months ago, Omar had seen two gay men kissing in Miami.
According to details, it was also revealed that Omar Mateen had also divorced his wife sometime back. Suspect Omar Mateen was also the father of one child.
According to the White House, United States President Barack Obama wold soon issue a formal statement condemning the incident and condoling the loss of lives.
Omar Mateen, a United States citizen opened fire at a gay club in Orlando, Florida. According to Orlando police, as many as fifty people were killed and fifty-three others were injured in the incident.