Its a terrible tragedy to report this morning out of Las Vegas;
Deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history overnight at Route 91 Harvest Festival —
The press release @LVMPD just released.
Estimated 406 taken to hospital.
To victims, families & loved ones affected by this senseless violence in Las Vegas, Karen & I are praying for you & offering our love...— Vice President Pence (@VP) October 2, 2017
...The hearts & prayers of the American people are with you. You have our condolences and sympathies.— Vice President Pence (@VP) October 2, 2017
To the courageous first responders, thank you for your acts of bravery.— Vice President Pence (@VP) October 2, 2017
The Vice President of the United States is sending love and prayers to the victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting. Mike Pence tweeted out this morning that he and his wife Karen are praying for the victims and offering their love.
Update: Authorities in #LasVegas now say at least 50 dead, 200+ injured as a result of last night's mass shooting— 24/7 News (@24_7_News) October 2, 2017
Gunman has been identified —
Report: Las Vegas shooter identified as 64 year old Stephen Paddock. Death toll remains at 20+, over 100 others injured— 24/7 News (@24_7_News) October 2, 2017
and they have located the female person of interest —-
Lone gunman on the 32nd floor of Mandalay Bay casino hotel opened fire; killing at least 50 people -- and wounding more than 200 —-
President Trump offers his condolences;
.@realDonaldTrump: "My warmest condolences and sympathies to the victims and families of the terrible Las Vegas shooting. God bless you!"— 24/7 News (@24_7_News) October 2, 2017
At this time no motive has been reported; will keep you updated on this horrific attack
Tonight has been beyond horrific. I still dont know what to say but wanted to let everyone know that Me and my Crew are safe. My Thoughts and prayers go out to everyone involved tonight. It hurts my heart that this would happen to anyone who was just coming out to enjoy what should have been a fun night. #heartbroken #stopthehate
Country music star Jason Aldean was performing when the shots began — he has since shared;
“Tonight has been beyond horrific. want to let everyone know that Me and my Crew are safe.”