She found out about what was happening at Just before the breach, Mateen entered a women's bathroom where the hostages were hiding and opened fire, killing a man who sacrificed his life to save the woman behind him and at least one other, according to witnesses., fourteen SWAT officers—after failing to blow open a big enough hole in the bathroom's exterior wall using a bomb—successfully breached the building when a policeman drove a Bear Cat armored vehicle through a wall in the northern bathroom.They then used two flashbangs to distract Mateen, and shot at him.He also noted, "If he had continued shooting, our officers would have went in there." Rescues of people trapped inside the nightclub commenced and continued throughout the night.Because so many people were lying on the dance floor, one rescuing officer was forced to demand, "[I]f you're alive, raise your hand.", police had managed to extract nearly all of the injured from the nightclub.A recently discharged Marine veteran who was working as a bouncer immediately recognized the sounds as gunfire from a high-caliber gun, jumped over a locked door—behind which dozens of people were hidden and paralyzed by fear—and opened a latched door behind them that allowed about 70 people to escape.
Mateen's rifle then jammed briefly, at which point he switched to using a handgun., Mateen placed a 9-1-1 call in which he mentioned the Boston Marathon bombers—Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev—as his "homeboys" and made a reference to Moner Mohammad Abu Salha, an American citizen who died in a suicide bombing in Syria in 2014.This TV Series is a blend of Entourage mixed with some British humor and the the peculiar traits of Los Santos of GTA5. On top of that you get some character development, unlike most big comedy's today.Being a European I don't know how the "real LA" is, but I kind of could imagine how strange life could be there.After the gunfire stopped, they were ordered to hold position instead of storming the bathroom, according to one of the officers.On why the officers didn't proceed to the bathroom and engage him, Orlando Police Chief John Mina said it was because Mateen "went from an active shooter to a barricaded gunman" and had hostages.