Mass Shooting Outside Las Vegas’ Mandalay Bay; 50+ Dead, 406 Sent to Hospital
This article comes from Breitbart.com
A gunman reportedly opened fire on a country music concert outside the Mandalay Bay casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Sunday evening.
Fifty-plus people are confirmed dead and there are 200-plus reported injured. One suspect named as Stephen Paddock is confirmed dead by Joseph Lombardo, the sheriff of Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department.
Las Vegas Police have closed I-15 from Tropicana to Russell Road, and are asking people on the Strip to avoid the area. Reports indicate at least one gunman opened fire on crowds gathered for the Route 91 Harvest country music fest.
Update — 8:25 a.m. PDT: Tremendous response from the community:
— Bridget Bennett (@bridgetkbennett) October 2, 2017
Update — 8:24 a.m. PDT: More details and images from eyewitnesses:
Witness on first responders: “In a world where everyone is kneeling, I saw hundreds of people standing up and running towards the danger.” pic.twitter.com/GzSAG7sQc0
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