A heart breaking text message received by mother from her son before he was shot in the Orlando gay club emerged. WFTV captured the screen shot of the message sent to a mother from her son who was one one those who lost their lives to the cruel act.
“Mommy I love you. In the club they shooting,” the text reads.
“U ok,” she responded before her son wrote back “trappp in bathroom.”
His mother then asked which club he was in and asked him to call her.
“Call them momm. Now, I’m tell I’m bathroom. He’s coming. I ‘m gonna die
Mina justice, mother of Eddie, said she went through hell standing outside of the club waiting to know if her son is ok.
She told WOFL her son Eddie told her he was being held hostage inside a women’s bathroom and that he was going to die.
I think it’s all of them in the bathroom. I could hear a lot of people crying, she told the station as she recalled a phone conversation with her son.
The mother of three said she did not know if her son was okay. At the moment, his condition is not known.
When asked how her son sounded, she said,
Bad, just afraid he’s gonna die.
Mina also said at one point during her conversation with Eddie, she made him get off the phone with her and text instead while she asked him questions because he was fearful he was going to look at the shooter and get shot.
He said, ‘He has us and he’s fixin to kill us. That was it
The gun man who has been identified as Omar Matten shot dead at least 50 people and injured over 53 others in a crowded gay nightclub before being killed by police in what authorities described as a
See screen shot of the message: