Las Vegas Massacre: Police Release Dramatic Body Camera Video

07 Octobre, 2017, 00:59 | Auteur: Stephane Girardot
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In the weeks running up to the attack, Paddock had spent tens of thousands of dollars in the strip's casinos, NBC News reported.

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Police confirmed the Las Vegas shooter has "meticulously" planned his strike on the country music festival from his vantage points in the Mandalay Bay hotel. They show two AR-15 style rifles laying on the floor of the Mandalay Bay hotel room Paddock fired down upon crowd attending the final night of the three-day Route 91 Harvest Festival. The shooting took place in a crowd of roughly 22,000 people and has been named the deadliest in American history.

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The U.S. Homeland Security Department says there is no "specific credible threat" involving other public venues in the U.S.

The mass murderer had no criminal record but his father Benjamin Paddock was once one of the most wanted criminals in the US.

"Breach, breach, breach", an officer said moments before the sound of an explosion. Also, several pounds of ammonium nitrate, a fertilizer that can be turned into explosives, were in his car, authorities said.

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Brittany wrote they "ran for cover where we stayed for the next couple hours" because they did not know where the bullets were coming from or if there were multiple shooters.

'We saw bodies hitting the ground. After the shooting, police also searched the nearby Ali Baba Restaurant and New York-New York Hotel and Casino, including the suspect's hotel room. There were lots of people panicking and crying and there were lots of rumours going around which didn't help.

Flights resumed from Las Vegas to Hawaii Monday, bringing island residents back home after Sunday's killing-spree. "It never occurred to me in any way whatsoever that he was planning violence against anyone".

"We were literally standing 50 feet from where Jason was on stage, and all of a sudden, you heard what sounded — you know, it was kind of a thing where you were like, 'Is that gunfire?" Authorities said they believed he acted alone, although his motive was unknown.

Paddock is listed as the owner of a residential property in the 1700 block of Del Webb Parkway West, according to Washoe County Assessor property data.

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