Shooter’s Imam is Trump supporter
The Imam at the Islamic Center of Fort Pierce, where Omar Mateen visited just two days ago says he supports Donald Trump for president.
[He] tells a local reporter that he is “pro-Trump,” and sees “a lot of positive effects” from a potential Donald Trump presidency. The Imam said he didn’t think Trump would be as scary for Muslims as people think…
According to WPTV reporter Meghan McRoberts, though, the Imam followed by saying that a Trump presidency would focus anger and attention away from Muslims