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The Chilling Texts A Mother Received From Her Son In Orlando Gay Bar: 'He Has Us' (UPDATE)

The last text she received said: "He's in here with us."

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.

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