'I don't want prayers. I don't want thoughts': Mother of Thousand Oaks shooting victim makes emotional plea for gun control

Posted On: Nov 9, 2018   |   Posted By: Business Insider

'I don't want prayers. I don't want thoughts': Mother of Thousand Oaks shooting victim makes emotional plea for gun control

The mother of one of the 12 who died in a shooting in Thousand Oaks, California, made an emotional plea for gun-control legislation on Thursday.
Susan Orfanos said her son, Telemachus Orfanos, survived the Las Vegas shooting in 2017 before being killed on Wednesday night.
"My son was in Las Vegas with a lot of his friends and he came home," Susan said. "He didn't come home last night, and I don't want prayers. I don't want thoughts."
"I want gun control, and I hope to God nobody sends me anymore prayers," Susan said. "I want gun control. No more guns!"
The mother of Telemachus Orfanos, one of the 12 people who died in a mass shooting in Thousand Oaks, California , late Wednesday night, made an emotional plea for gun-control legislation during an interview with KABC-TV on Thursday.
Susan Orfanos said her son survived the Las Vegas shooting in 2017, in which 58 people were killed and more than 850 were injured.
"My son was in Las Vegas with a lot of his friends and he came home," Susan said. "He didn't come...

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