Another mass shooting has taken place overnight at an Orlando, Florida nightclub. A gunman wielding an assault-type rifle and a handgun, opened fire and took hostages killing more than 20 and wounding 42 before being killed by SWAT.
The FBI is considering this, and investigating this shooting as an act of terrorism. Authorities are looking into whether or not this was an act of international or domestic terror, and if the shooter was acting alone. Authorities are also considering that this club was targeted because it is a LBGT club.
The shooter was killed in a gunfight with police around 5am after opening fire in the nightclub around 2am. Not much is known about the shooter other than he is not from the community. The police and FBI have released statements which you can watch below.