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50 people have been killed in a mass shooting at a concert in Las Vegas. 50 people have been killed in a mass shooting at a concert in Las Vegas.
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More than 50 people were killed and over 200 injured in a mass shooting at a concert in Las Vegas, according to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. The death toll makes the incident the <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/live/2017/oct/02/las-vegas-two-dead-in-mandalay-bay-casino-shooting-latest-updates">deadliest</a> mass shooting in U.S. history. More than 50 people were killed and over 200 injured in a mass shooting at a concert in Las Vegas, according to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. The death toll makes the incident the <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/live/2017/oct/02/las-vegas-two-dead-in-mandalay-bay-casino-shooting-latest-updates">deadliest</a> mass shooting in U.S. history.
https://twitter.com/LVMPD/status/914801856185999361 https://twitter.com/LVMPD/status/914801856185999361
The gunman fired from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel into an open-air music festival nearby, according to<strong> XXXXX</strong>. The country musical festival, Route 91 Harvest, was <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/oct/02/las-vegas-shooting-what-we-know-so-far">attended by 40,000</a>.  The gunman fired from the <a href="https://apnews.com/4eeaef2efced49698855d13830de3327/Shooting-on-Las-Vegas-Strip-kills-20,-wounds-more-than-100">32nd</a> floor of a Las Vegas Strip casino into an open-air music festival nearby. The country musical festival, Route 91 Harvest, was <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/oct/02/las-vegas-shooting-what-we-know-so-far">attended by 40,000</a>.
Police said the attacker was shot and killed by officers. Earlier, Sheriff Joseph Lombardo of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department<a href="https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-usa-lasvegas-shooting/at-least-20-killed-at-shooting-rampage-at-las-vegas-concert-idUKKCN1C70FZ"> described</a> the suspect as being a local man who acted alone. Police said the attacker was shot and killed by officers. Earlier, Sheriff Joseph Lombardo of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department<a href="https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-usa-lasvegas-shooting/at-least-20-killed-at-shooting-rampage-at-las-vegas-concert-idUKKCN1C70FZ"> described</a> the suspect as being a local man who acted alone.
NBC News, citing law enforcement officials, named the man as <a href="https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/las-vegas-police-investigating-shooting-mandalay-bay-n806461">Stephen Paddock</a>, 64. Police did not publicly identify the shooter or offer any information on a potential motive. NBC News, citing law enforcement officials, named the man as <a href="https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/las-vegas-police-investigating-shooting-mandalay-bay-n806461">Stephen Paddock</a>, 64. Police did not publicly identify the shooter or offer any information on a potential motive.
Police <a href="https://twitter.com/LVMPD/status/914782708831625216">said they are looking to question a woman named Marilou Danley</a> in relation to the investigation. They are also<a href="https://twitter.com/LVMPD/status/914775719477161984"> searching for two vehicles</a> associated with the shooter - a Hyundai Tucson (Nevada license plate 114B40) and a Chrysler Pacifica (Nevada license plate 79D401). Police <a href="https://twitter.com/LVMPD/status/914782708831625216">said they are looking to question a woman named Marilou Danley</a> in relation to the investigation. They are also<a href="https://twitter.com/LVMPD/status/914775719477161984"> searching for two vehicles</a> associated with the shooter - a Hyundai Tucson (Nevada license plate 114B40) and a Chrysler Pacifica (Nevada license plate 79D401).
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