Investigators Look For Motive In Deadly Las Vegas Mass Shooting

Investigators Look For Motive In Deadly Las Vegas Mass Shooting

Investigators Look For Motive In Deadly Las Vegas Mass Shooting

There's just nothing. We have nothing to give you. It's too much to even process. The bump stock causes the gun's recoil to press against the shooter's finger after each shot, firing rounds much more quickly than possible by pulling it manually.

People attending the country music concert described scenes of horror as they realised that what they first thought were fireworks were actually gunshots.

The Washington Post reports the National Rifle Association donated $74,460 to the campaigns of MI congressmen.

'They have the strictest gun laws in the country - that certainly hasn't helped there, ' she added.

President Donald Trump, who received millions of dollars for his 2016 presidential campaign from the National Rifle Association, made no mention of gun control when he addressed the nation in a televised speech after the shooting. He said she is out of the country and at this time they do not suspect Danley as being part of the shooting incident.He also updated the count of the dead and injured: at least 50 dead and over 400 wounded.

Mr Eric Paddock, the shooter's brother, said the family was "bewildered" as to what drove him to mass murder, saying in a telephone interview the family would release a brief statement through the sheriff's office in Orlando, Florida, where some of the shooter's relatives live. We are all humans and we are all Americans and it's time to start acting like it and stand together as ONE! Some of us will get motivated, some of us won't get motivated.

Eyewitnesses said the gunman fired continuous bursts of automatic gunfire onto the crowd, then paused for 10 to 15 seconds and began shooting again.

Paddock had checked into the hotel room on Thursday, authorities said.

Paddock has been identified as the gunman in the worst mass shooting in US history. Dixie GunWorx owner Chris Michel said Paddock said that he was new to the area and was visiting local gun shops. "We're still just completely befuddled. There's no religious affiliation that we know of", Eric Paddock told reporters earlier in the day. He described his brother as "a wealthy guy".

Debris is strewn through the scene of a mass shooting at a music festival near the Mandalay Bay resort and casino on the Las Vegas Strip, Monday, Oct 2, 2017.

"I dropped a passenger at the Mandalay Bay like 20 minutes before the shooting happened and I was thinking about getting in line at Mandalay Bay but changed my mind and went to the airport".

Paddock, a high-stakes gambler with no criminal record, is said to have killed himself after mowing down concertgoers with bursts of automatic weapon fire from the 32nd-floor window of a swish Las Vegas hotel.

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