One of the hostages was Mina Justice's son Eddie, according to Inside Edition. Eddie sent his mother a string of text messages while he was hiding in the women's bathroom, the outlet reported.
Justice shared the chilling texts on WFTV.
One said, "Mommy I love you. In club they shooting." A later text said "he's in [t]he bathroom with us."
The texts continue with “I’m gonna die” and "he has us."
The gunman was killed by police following an hourslong hostage situation. Police are calling this shooting a terror-related attack.