Former WWE star Sean “X-Pac” Waltman noted on Twitter that he is related to one of the victims in Wednesday’s mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Seventeen people were killed and 15 more were taken to hospitals, making it one of the world’s deadliest school massacres.
Waltman is related to Gina Montalto, who was the 14-year-old daughter of his mother’s niece.
Rest in peace, Gina Montalto pic.twitter.com/3DUEl6g0op
— VICE News (@vicenews) February 16, 2018
She was the daughter of my mother's niece. She was only 14 years old. 🙏😤 https://t.co/iWMmreaVyF
— Sean Waltman (@TheRealXPac) February 16, 2018
According to the Sun Sentinal, Montalto was a member of the Stoneman Douglas marching band’s winter guard.
“Our beautiful daughter, Gina Rose, was taken from us during the tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School,” her mother Jennifer wrote in a Facebook post on Thursday morning. “She was a smart, loving, caring, and strong girl who brightened any room she entered.”
Just learned from her aunt that Gina Montalto is among the victims in #ParklandSchoolShooting pic.twitter.com/2Xd8pVo8qB
— Suzanne Boyd (@SuzanneBoyd) February 15, 2018