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Las Vegas, Nevada / Shooting Massacre #1116639

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 02, 2017
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(Las Vegas: David Muir) The worst mass shooting in American history by a lone gunman firing from a hotel window at music concertgoers below with an horrific death toll introduced; scenes shown of the crowd.

(Las Vegas: Matt Gutman) The massacre in Las Vegas by Stephen Paddock†, who fired from the hotel, reviewed; scenes shown of the concert venue, the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, singer Jason Aldean on stage as the shooting started, the confused audience, people running, SWAT teams, the triage center on the sidewalk. [Witnesses WOMAN, Mike KRUNK, WOMAN - describe what happened.] The complex investigation at multiple scenes discussed.

(Las Vegas: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Las Vegas: Tom Llamas) A look inside the attack as police went to take the gunman down presented; scenes shown of police SWAT action with police audio played. How police tracked the gunman to the Mandalay Bay hotel discussed.

(Las Vegas: David Muir) Report introduced.

(New York: Brian Ross) The mystery about shooter Paddock's past examined; details given about his father's record as a fugitive. [Las Vegas Metropolitan police dept. Sheriff Joseph LOMBARDO†- says he had no record.] [Brother Eric PADDOCK†- says he had no ties to political or religious organizations; states he was a wealthy guy.] [FBI's Aaron ROUSE†- says there is no connection to a terrorism group.] Paddock's finances from real estate, gambling & the stock market discussed.

(Las Vegas: David Muir) The victims of the rampage attack featured; photos of some dozen victims {named} shown. [LOMBARDO - talks about the killed & wounded police officers.] [Eyewitnesses Jasmine BARBUSCA†, Michelle SCHMIDT†, Brian CLAYPOOL†- describe what happened.]

(Las Vegas: David Muir) The medical aftermath introduced.

(Las Vegas: Linsey Davis) The overload in the hospital treating the injured concertgoers examined; scenes shown from outside the hospital, people lined up to give blood. [UNLV School of Medicine Dr Jay COATES†, University Medical Center spokeswoman Danita COHEN†- comment on patient care.] [Blood DONOR - comments.] The recent training of the doctors discussed.

Reporter(s):
Muir, David;
Gutman, Matt;
Llamas, Tom;
Ross, Brian;
Davis, Linsey
Duration:
00:14:30

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