ORLANDO, Fla. --Joshua McGill is being hailed as a hero after he saved the life of a Pulse Nightclub bartender during the mass shooting. He fled the bar and came across bartender Rodney Sumter, who'd been shot three times.
"So that's when I noticed he had been shot once in each arm. I took it upon myself to let him know that I'm going to try to stop the bleeding. I took my shirt off, tied it around his first initial gunshot wound on his left arm. I took his shirt off, tied it around his other arm where the other gunshot wound was," he said.
The bartender had also been shot in the back.
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McGill stayed with Sumter until they arrived at the hospital.
He's been keeping in touch with Sumter's family and they say he is expected to survive.
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