USA: Last Vegas massacre death toll climbs to 59

Sheriff of the Las Vegas Metropolitan police department Joseph Lombardo stated that the death toll of the Las Vegas shooting has risen to 59, at a press conference in Nevada, Las Vegas, Monday. FBI Special Agent Aaron Rouse, who also spoke at the press conference, also noted that the FBI have «determined -to this point — no connection with an international terrorist group.» A gunman identified... Еще by Las Vegas police as 64-year-old Stephen Paddock opened fire on a crowd at Route 91 Harvest country music festival, which was attended by some 22,000 people. Mayhem unfolded in front of a stage that singer Jason Aldean had been performing on, as music lovers were hailed with a spray of bullets from above. Witnesses recalled hearing hundreds of shots as Paddock fired multiple bursts of automatic gunfire from his room on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay hotel. Paddock killed himself before SWAT teams forced entry to his room with the use of explosives, whereupon they discovered ten guns. With a total of 58 people having been killed, and hundreds of people having been hospitalised, the attack is already considered the worst mass shooting in US history.

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