Community reacts to Pulse Nightclub shooting

The community is reacting to the mass shooting where police say at least 50 people were slain at an Orlando nightclub. The shooter was killed in a gunfight with police.

CBS News identified the shooter as Omar Mateen, a U.S. citizen from Port St. Lucie. Orlando police have not released the identity.

In addition to the slayings, at least 50 other victims were taken to area hospitals for medical treatment, police said. There were an estimated 320 people in the club when it opened Saturday night.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to all the victims and their families after this horrific event in the Orlando...

Posted by Osceola County Professional Firefighters IAFF Local #3284 on Sunday, June 12, 2016

Our thoughts and prayers are with all affected by this morning's terrible tragedy. #PrayForOrlando

Posted by Orlando City Soccer Club on Sunday, June 12, 2016

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Posted by Cocoa Police Department on Sunday, June 12, 2016

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Posted by Brevard County Emergency Management on Sunday, June 12, 2016

Our condolences go out to everyone involved in the Pulse nightclub tragedy in Orlando. Whether you lost a loved one,...

Posted by Marion County Sheriff's Office on Sunday, June 12, 2016