The father of Omar Mateen, the Orlando gay nightclub shooter, was spotted at a campaign event for Hillary Clinton in central Florida. Utv Pakistan Report
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Omar Mateen fatally shot 49 people and injured another 53 at Pulse nightclub on June 12. He was killed by law enforcement officers following a three-hour standoff.
The father says his family has been cooperating with investigators.
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During her speech, Clinton expressed support for the survivors of the attack and the loved ones of those killed.
The Clinton campaign said the rally was a 3,000-person, open-door event for the public and that Mateen wasn’t invited as a guest and that the campaign was unaware of his presence until after the event.
“She disagrees with his views and disavows his support,” spokesperson Nick Merrill said.