Around 20 dead in Orlando nightclub shooting -- police chief

2016-06-12 12:57:57 GMT2016-06-12 20:57:57(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

WASHINGTON, June 12 (Xinhua) -- Around 20 people were killed in a shooting incident at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida early Sunday, according to the latest update by the police chief.

The police said the gunman was dead, and at least 42 people have been taken to hospitals after the shooting.