WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- A vigil was held at the White House Sunday evening for the victims in the Orlando mass shooting Sunday morning.

According to the Orlando Mayor in a press conference, 50 people have died, including the gunman and an additional 53 people were injured in the shooting rampage.

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At the vigil, the Gay Men's Choir of D.C. led the public in song. "We shall overcome."

People took to social media to share their thought and prayers with the victims' families.