Edward Sotomayor Jr., who went by Eddie, was a brand manager for a large gay travel agency called AlandChuckTravel, according to his Facebook page. He was from Sarasota, Florida, and previously lived in the Dominican Republic. His friends say he was known as "Top Hat Eddie." He can be seen in a video taken at Pulse not long before the shooting. (Facebook)
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