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The Mouse Guards Guests To His House: Disney Ramps Security Following Orlando Shooting

The Mouse Guards Guests To His House: Disney Ramps Security Following Orlando Shooting

Walt Disney Co (NYSE: DIS) is beefing up its security following the worst mass shooting in contemporary U.S. history in Orlando claiming 49 lives and injuring at least 53 others, according to a report on FOX

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A spokesperson for Disney told, "Unfortunately we've all been living in a world of uncertainty, and during this time we have increased our security measures across our properties, adding such visible safeguards as magnetometers, additional canine units, and law enforcement officers on site, as well as less visible systems that employ state-of-the-art security technologies."

Omar Mateen, the man responsible for at least 49 deaths and 53 injured at the Pulse night club in Orlando, had reportedly scouted Walt Disney World, according to Reuters, citing two officials briefed on the investigation.

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