Gunshots ring out in Orlando victim Amanda Alvear’s Snapchat video

Amanda Alvear, 25, was among the 49 people killed at Orlando’s Pulse Nightclub. (Credit: Facebook)

ORLANDO (MEDIA GENERAL) – Gunshots can be heard in a video posted to Snapchat by Orlando nightclub shooting victim Amanda Alvear.

Alvear, 25, was among the 49 people killed early Sunday morning at Pulse Nightclub. Fifty-three others were injured.

A friend later posted her video to Facebook, writing he tried calling and texting but hadn’t gotten a reply.

The video gives the world a chilling look inside the club as the massacre began and may be disturbing to some to watch.

The city of Orlando is identifying the victims of the nightclub massacre on their website. As of early Monday afternoon, identities of 36 of the 49 victims had been posted on the site.

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