How the Orlando community remembers Pulse 5 years later

Plans for permanent memorial underway

ORLANDO, Fla. – Saturday marked five years since 49 lives were taken at Pulse nightclub — a night that devastated and united the Orlando community.

News 6 investigator Erik Sandoval joined “The Weekly on” to reflect on what it was like covering the mass shooting and how the City Beautiful changed forever.

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He also talked to News 6 anchor Justin Warmoth about the plans for a permanent memorial and museum at Pulse and why some of the victims’ families are not in favor of the idea.

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