Orlando shooter described himself as ‘Islamic soldier’ in 911 calls to police


Summary

U.S. federal investigators have released a partial transcript Monday of the conversations between Omar Mateen, the gunman who murdered 49 people within the Pulse Nightclub, and Orlando police negotiators.

The redacted transcript revealed more details into the deadly mass shooting that occurred a week ago. The agency said in a statement they will not be releasing audio of the shooter’s 911 calls at this time out of respect for the victims of this horrific tragedy.

Partial transcript of 911 call between Orlando nightclub shooter Omar Mateen, dispatch

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Partial transcript of 911 call between Orlando nightclub shooter Omar Mateen, dispatch