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UPDATE: 50 confirmed dead, 53 injured, many in critical condition.
UPDATE: As of 5:50 a.m., Orlando police confirm that the shooter is dead.
UPDATE: As of 5:40 a.m., the shooter still remains on scene. It is unknown if any hostages have been taken.
ORLANDO, Florida – A gunman opened fire at a popular gay nightclub in Orlando just after 2 a.m. Sunday morning, leaving up to 40 people injured with an unknown number of deaths.
Because this is still an active and ongoing situation, OPD has not held a press briefing.
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