KISSIMMEE, FL – Seddique Mateen, the father of the man who killed 49 victims at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, was spotted at an open-door campaign event for Hillary Clinton in Kissimmee, south of Orlando, FL.
Mateen was standing among a crowd of people behind the Democratic candidate for President. He presence at the event was unknown until the function ended, and the crowd of 3,000 was dispersing.
Spokespersons from the Clinton campaign said that the elder Mateen was not specifically invited to the function during which occurred Tuesday morning. During her speech, Clinton expressed her continuing support for the families of survivors of the attack as well as for loved ones of those killed.