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Las Vegas mass killer had bought firearms legally

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The scene in front of the stage following a mass shooing at the Route 91 Harvest Country Music Festival on the Las Vegas Strip in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.

The man in the U.S., who is suspected of having committed a shooting attack, killing 59 people and injuring 527 more in the city of Las Vegas, had purchased his firearms legally.

British public broadcaster BBC reports that gunman Stephen Paddock, 64, is suspected of having opened fire from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel towards an open-air music festival on the evening of Sunday, October 1.

Local police stated found 23 guns in his hotel room and another 19 firearms and explosives at his Nevada state home, but currently, no clear reason for the killing has emerged.

David Famiglietti of the New Frontier Armory told the BBC that Paddock had purchased firearms at his store in North Las Vegas in the spring of this year, meeting all state and federal requirements, including an FBI background check.

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  1. Hiram Abiff says:

    How did he get all the guns/ammo past millions of dollars worth of security??
    Awfully suspicious. Reports of multiple shooters should be investigated, not ignored.

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