“Mommy I love you. In the club they shooting,” Mina Justice said her son, Eddie, wrote from a woman’s bathroom at the club Pulse, where he and others were hiding from gunman Omar Mateen, according to a report published by Daily Mail, UK.
“Call them momm [sic]. Now. I’m tell I’m bathroom. He’s coming. I’m gonna die. he has us, and he’s in here with us,’ ” Eddie texted, according to his mother.
That was the final text the man sent his mother, she said.
She briefly talked to him on the phone minutes earlier.
“I could hear a lot of people crying” in the background, she told the local Fox TV station.
The mom added that her son hurriedly told her, “ ‘He has us, and he’s fixin’ to kill us.’ That was it.’’