Vigil Held for Victims of Pulse Nightclub Shooting Six Months On

StoryfulPublished: January 13, 20175 views
Published: January 13, 2017

On Monday, December 12, a vigil was held in downtown Orlando to remember and honor the victims of the <a href="https://newswire.storyful.com/collections/orlando-shooting_2600" target="_blank">shooting at Pulse Nightclub</a> that claimed the lives of 49 people six months previously.

These videos and photos from the Orlando Police show the “Pulse angels” at the ceremony. Sisaundra Lewis, a performer from “The Voice” sang as the angels made their way to the Pulse Nightclub, <a href="https://www.facebook.com/pulseorlando/photos/a.433881920030.222123.92017720030/10155588623410031/?type=3" target="_blank">where the vigil was held.</a>

According to the police, the angels were there to surround the nightclub with love. The angels are members of Orlando’s theater community, <a href="http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2016/06/19/482698337/angels-from-orlandos-theater-community-guard-mourners-from-protesters" target="_blank">which banded together to protect</a> mourners from anti-gay protesters following the shooting.

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