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FBI Interviewed Orlando Shooter Three Times since 2013

From Politico [1]:

Authorities identified the shooter as Omar Mateen, a 29-year-old son of Afghan immigrants who was born in New York.

FBI special-agent-in-charge Ron Hooker told reporters that Mateen had been interviewed twice in 2013 after he made comments to co-workers about potential ties to terror groups, and another time in 2014.

CNN reported that Mateen was carrying two weapons [2] and was shot and killed by police.