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Accused attacker called 911 before Orlando shooting and declared allegiance to Islamic State, official says

Accused attacker called 911 before Orlando shooting and declared allegiance to Islamic State, official says

Omar Mateen called 911 moments before the attack, pledging allegiance to the Islamic State, a federal law enforcement official told The Times, confirming earlier reports. Federal investigators believe the selfie photos of Mateen taken from his MySpace page and being circulated on the Internet are of him, but emphasized the investigation was in its early stages.

Del Quentin Wilber

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