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3 years later: Remembering the victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting | 10News WTSP

Wednesday marks three years since one of the deadliest shootings in U.S. history. A gunman shot and killed 49 people and injured 53 others in the Pulse nightclub shooting on June 12, 2016. More than 600 churches around the world will ring their bells 49 times in honor of the victims starting at noon ET Wednesday. A ceremony is planned for 7 p.m. ET Wednesday outside the now-closed club. Gov. Ron DeSantis ordered flags across the state of Florida to be flown at half-staff in observance of Pulse Remembrance Day. DeSantis also asked for state residents to pause for a moment of silence at 9 a.m. ET Wednesday.