Las Vegas shooting: Police believe shooter Stephen Craig Paddock killed himself
Officers found “in excess of 10 rifles” upon entering the 32nd floor hotel room from which a gunman opened fire at concertgoers below.world Updated: Oct 02, 2017 19:12 IST
Police said on Monday they believe the gunman who opened fire on concertgoers on the Las Vegas strip killed himself before officers broke into his hotel room.
“We believe the individual killed himself prior to our entry,” Las Vegas Sheriff Joseph Lombardo told a news conference.
Police believe that the Las Vegas shooter was 64-year-old Stephen Craig Paddock.
He said officers found “in excess of 10 rifles” upon entering the 32nd floor hotel room from which a gunman opened fire at concertgoers below, killing at least 50 and injuring hundreds.
First Published: Oct 02, 2017 19:11 IST