Denver LGBTQ community holds vigil for Orlando victims

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DENVER -- Members of Denver's vibrant LGBTQ community packed the floor of Tracks Nightclub, a popular gay club in Denver, for a candlelight vigil in support of the victims in the Orlando, Fla., mass shooting on Sunday night.

Forty0nine people were killed and 53 injured at the Orlando gay nightclub early Sunday morning in the deadliest mass shooting in recent U.S. history. Police shot and killed the shooter.

Members of the LGBTQ community in Denver -- and across the country -- spoke out against the violence Sunday.

More vigils will be held Monday in the wake of the shooting.

At 12:30 p.m. at the University of Denver's Center for multicultural Excellence, there will be a brief, informal gathering. There will be a moment of silence followed by a shout of anger/determination on the Driscoll Green.

At 8 p.m. at Cheesman Park, there will be a candlelight vigil in support of the victims, families and friends of those involved in the attacks.

A vigil will be held at 8 p.m. in Old Town Square in Fort Collins. It will be near the stage in Old Town Square.

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