FBI releases patrial transcripts of 911 calls from Orlando nightclub shooter

FBI officials on Monday released a partially altered transcript of the 911 call Pulse nightclub shooter, Omar Mateen, made during his attack inside the club.

"I let you know, I'm in Orlando and I did the shootings," Mateen told the dispatcher, according to the transcript.

The transcript goes on to show Mateen spoke to the dispatcher in Arabic, pledging allegiance to an organization and an individual during the call and that they be protected. The transcript does not include those names.

In another call with crisis negotiators Mateen goes on to tell dispatchers that, “In the next few days, you’re going to see more of this type of action going on.”

Read the partial transcript here.

The shooter also told crisis negotiators, “There is some vehicle outside that has some bombs, just to let you know. You people are gonna get it, and I’m gonna ignite it if they try to do anything stupid.”

That claim was false as an immediate search of the shooter’s vehicle on scene and inside Pulse ultimately revealed no vest or improvised explosive device, according to the FBI.

The attack at the Orlando gay nightclub left 49 people dead and dozens more injured. Vigils for the victims of the mass shooting have taken place across the country.

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During a press conference on Monday in Orlando, FBI officials said that there was "no evidence" Mateen was directed by a foreign terrorists group, but that he was radicalized domestically. 

FBI officials are still asking the public to provide information about the shooter and any contact they may have had with him. To provide a tip, please call1-800-CALL-FBI or visit tips.fbi.gov.

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