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Pulse Nightclub Shooting Victims Identified

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Memorial of roses at the University of Central Florida in honor of the Pulse nightclub shooting victims. /Rick Brunson-UCF

Victims’ Names 

The list of individuals includes victims who died during the early morning incident at Pulse nightclub and whose next of kin have been contacted. There are about 48 names on the list, making it nearly complete since the 50th name would be the shooter’s. Most victims were in their 20s and 30s. A large proportion were also Hispanic.

Updated June 19, 2016 

Edward Sotomayor Jr., 34 years old

Stanley Almodóvar III, 23 years old

Luis Omar Ocasio-Capó, 20 years old

Juan Ramón Guerrero, 22 years old

Eric Iván Ortiz-Rivera, 36 years old

Peter O. González-Cruz, 22 years old

Luis S. Vielma, 22 years old

Kimberly Morris, 37 years old

Eddie Jamoldroy Justice, 30 years old

Darryl Roman Burt II, 29 years old

Deonka Deidra Drayton, 32 years old

Alejandro Barrios Martínez, 21 years old

Anthony Luis Laureano Disla, 25 years old

Jean Carlos Méndez Pérez, 35 years old

Franky Jimmy DeJesús Velázquez, 50 years old – the oldest victim

Amanda Alvear, 25 years old

Martin Benítez Torres, 33 years old

Luis Daniel Wilson-León, 37 years old

Mercedez Marisol Flores, 26 years old

Xavier Emmanuel Serrano Rosado, 35 years old

Gilberto Ramón Silva Menéndez, 25 years old

Simón Adrián Carrillo Fernández, 31 years old

Oscar A Aracena-Montero, 26 years old

Enrique L. Ríos, Jr., 25 years old

Miguel Angel Honorato, 30 years old

Javier Jorge-Reyes, 40 years old

Joel Rayon Paniagua, 32 years old

Jason Benjamin Josaphat, 19 years old

Cory James Connell, 21 years old

Juan P. Rivera Velázquez, 37 years old

Luis Daniel Conde, 39 years old

Shane Evan Tomlinson, 33 years old

Juan Chevez-Martínez, 25 years old

Jerald Arthur Wright, 31 years old

Leroy Valentín Fernández, 25 years old

Tevin Eugene Crosby, 25 years old

Jonathan Antonio Camuy Vega, 24 years old

Jean C. Nieves Rodríguez, 27 years old

Rodolfo Ayala-Ayala, 33 years old

Brenda Lee Márquez McCool, 49 years old

Yilmary Rodríguez Soliván, 24 years old

Christopher Andrew Leinonen, 32 years old

Angel L. Candelario-Padre, 28 years old

Frank Hernández, 27 years old

Paul Terrell Henry, 41 years old

Antonio Davon Brown, 29 years old

Christopher Joseph Sanfeliz, 24 years old

Akyra Monet Murray, 18 years old – the youngest victim

Geraldo A. Ortiz Jiménez, 25