Orlando Shooting Victim Documents Her First Reactions To Shots


Amanda Alvear made sure she didn’t miss any moments on Snapchat up until danger struck.

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Alvear, 25, was one of the 49 victims who lost their lives at the hands of gunman Omar Mateen at Orlando nightclub Pulse, Saturday night (June 11). One of the victim’s friends, who goes by Stichs Nbc, posted the snaps on his Facebook page, according to Fox News Latino. In the video, you’ll see Alvear enjoying herself with friends, when suddenly the shots start raining down.

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“Found out through Snapchat my friend Amanda Alvear was there at Pulse last night,” he wrote on the post. “Tried calling and texting and still haven’t gotten a reply.”

Alvaer’s sister posted a comment under the video post that reads, “I’m so heartbroken. You could make anyone’s day with the smile of yours,” according to TMZ. 

Watch the chilling video below. Our thoughts and condolences go out to Alvear’s loved ones, and all of those who lost their lives that day.