It was only six months ago that members of the media accessed the San Bernardino terror suspects’ apartment and broadcasted live, immediately raising concerns about contaminating and compromising potential evidence. A similar scenario apparently has taken place at the home of Omar Mateen, the gunman who killed 49 people at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, early Sunday morning — a terror attack and the worst mass shooting in American history.
The Palm Beach Post reported that some members of the international media entered Mateen’s condominium in Fort Pierce after FBI agents cleared and secured the home about 5 a.m. Monday. When media arrived at the scene, they notified authorities the back door of Mateen’s condo was open, Fort Pierce police spokesman Ed Cunningham told the Post. READ MORE