Police: Approximately 50 killed in Florida club shooting

June 12, 2016 2:55 PM

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UPDATE: Officials say 50 people are now dead following an act of “domestic terror” at an Orlando gay nightclub, making it among the more deadly mass shooting incidents in American history.

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A gunman wielding an assault-type rifle and a handgun opened fire inside a crowded Florida nightclub early Sunday before dying in a gunfight with SWAT officers, police said. The attack left about 20 people dead and 42 others wounded.

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