• Victim stories: Who we lost in Orlando

    By: Cox Media Group National Content Desk

    Updated:
    ORLANDO, Fla. - All 49 of the people killed in a mass shooting at a nightclub in Orlando, Florida, early Sunday have been identified by city officials.
     
    A gunman, identified by police as an American man named Omar Mateen, 29, opened fire at Pulse nightclub early Sunday, killing at least 49 people and injuring 53.
     
    The names released are:
    • Edward Sotomayor Jr., 34
    • Stanley Almodovar III, 23
    • Luis Omar Ocasio-Capo, 20
    • Juan Ramon Guerrero, 22
    • Eric Ivan Ortiz-Rivera, 36
    • Peter O. Gonzalez-Cruz, 22
    • Luis S. Vielma, 22
    • Kimberly Morris, 37
    • Darryl Roman Burt II, 29
    • Eddie Jamoldroy Justice, 30
    • Denoka Deidra Drayton, 32
    • Alejandro Barrios Martinez, 21
    • Anthony Luis Laureanodisla, 25
    • Jean Carlos Mendez Perez, 35
    • Franky Jimmy Dejesus Velazquez, 50
    • Amanda Alvear, 25
    • Martin Benitez Torres, 33
    • Luis Daniel Wilson-Leon, 37
    • Mercedez Marisol Flores, 26
    • Xavier Emmanuel Serrano Rosado, 35
    • Gilberto Ramon Silva Menendez, 25
    • Simon Adrian Carrillo Fernandez, 31
    • Oscar A Aracena-Montero, 26
    • Enrique L. Rios, Jr. 25
    • Miguel Angel Honorato, 30
    • Javier Jorge-Reyes, 40
    • Joel Rayon Paniagua, 32
    • Jason Benjamin Josaphat, 19
    • Cory James Connell, 21
    • Juan P. Rivera Velazquez, 37
    • Luis Daniel Conde, 39
    • Shane Evan Tomlinson, 33
    • Juan Chevez-Martinez, 25
    • Jerald Arthur Wright, 31
    • Leroy Valentin Fernandez, 25
    • Tevin Eugene Crosby, 25
    • Jonathan Antonio Camuy Vega, 24
    • Jean C. Nives Rodriguez, 27
    • Rodolfo Ayala-Ayala, 33
    • Brenda Lee Marquez McCool, 49
    • Yilmary Rodriguez Solivan, 24
    • Christopher Andrew Leinonen, 32
    • Angel L. Candelario-Padro, 28
    • Frank Hernandez, 27
    • Paul Terrell Henry, 41
    • Antonio Davon Brown, 29
    • Christopher Joseph Sanfeliz, 24
    • Akyra Monet Murray, 18
    • Geraldo A. Ortiz-Jimenez, 25

    Here's what we know about the victims:

     

    Next Up: