More than 50 killed in Las Vegas shooting

More Than 50 Killed In Las Vegas Shooting

More than 50 people are currently thought to have been killed in a mass shooting in Las Vegas.

More Than 50 Killed In Las Vegas Shooting

A further 400 were injured during the incident at the Mandalay Bay Hotel on the famous Las Vegas Strip.

More Than 50 Killed In Las Vegas Shooting

A gunman, named as 64-year-old local resident Stephen Paddock, opened fire by the 32nd floor of the towards an open-air music festival.

More Than 50 Killed In Las Vegas Shooting

More than 20,000 people were in attendance at the festival.

More Than 50 Killed In Las Vegas Shooting

Paddock was found dead after officers stormed the room where many guns were found.

More Than 50 Killed In Las Vegas Shooting

The attack is actually the worst mass shooting in recent US history.

More Than 50 Killed In Las Vegas Shooting

No information has yet been released about the perpetrator’s motives.

Las Vegas Joe Sheriff Lombardo said police were currently confident they had located a woman, earlier named as Marilou Danley, who was thought to have been travelling with the gunman before the attack.

Lombardo confirmed two off-duty police officers were among those killed.

Many hotels on the Las Vegas strip remain on police lockdown along with also parts of Las Vegas Boulevard are shut.

Flights to Las Vegas McCarran airport were diverted after news of the incident emerged.

More than 50 killed in Las Vegas shooting

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