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J.K. Rowling Harry Potter writer mourns death of Universal Studios worker

The victim was killed during a recent mass shooting of people at a gay club in Orlando, United States, where fifty persons were reported dead from the attack.

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J.K. Rowling


J.K. Rowling, the author of hit novel, Harry Porter, has expressed sadness over the death of a Universal Studios worker, Luis Vielma who died in the Orlando shooting.

Rowling took to Twitter to mourn Vielma, who according to her worked on the Harry Potter ride at Universal Studios.


She wrote, “Luis Vielma worked on the Harry Potter ride at Universal,”

“He was 22 years old. I can’t stop crying.”

Other Twitter users joined the hot shot author in loving words of the deceased.

“@jk_rowling Trust me, you would have loved him. He was the guy in the breakroom you liked four seconds after walking in,”

@jk_rowling @JMuniz822 had the pleasure of meeting him last week on my holidays, he was SO nice to my son, such a lovely guy.”

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J.K Rowling holding a Harry Potter novel.


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The Orlando shooting was a sad incident which occurred on Sunday, June 12, 2016, when a gunman identified as Omar Mateen, killed fifty people at a gay night club in the United States, reports says.

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