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Disney World alerted FBI to Omar Mateen and wife in April, law enforcement says

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According to law enforcement officials, Walt Disney World had reportedly warned federal authorities about the man responsible for Sunday’s Orlando shooting massacre.

Disney alerted the FBI that Omar Mateen and his wife Noor Salman may have been casing the location in April.

Karla Ray from WFTV in Orlando reported Tuesday.

According to WFTV:

“Authorities said Omar Mateen had five Facebook accounts, and was the target of law enforcement and the FBI searches. Law enforcement said in May, Omar Mateen conducted online searches of the San Bernadino shooters, Syed Farook and Tashfeen Malik. Authorities said from June 12 to the day of the shooting, Omar Mateen conducted an online search of Pulse.”

An arrest is reportedly possible in the next 24 to 48 hours.

Forty-nine people were killed and more than 50 others were wounded in the shooting that is the deadliest in U.S. history.

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