In a rapidly developing story, it’s being reported that a shooting has broken out at a Las Vegas music festival.
Details, as they’re coming in, below…
Nevada Police are responding to a mass shooting at the Mandalay Bay Hotel, where multiple people are reportedly injured … and multiple shooters are suspected.
Per TMZ, the shots started raining down on concert goers who were watching a set from Jason Adlean during the final night of the Route 91 country music festival. He, and onlookers, froze when the first rounds started being fired … and chaos and panic ensued. The shots are clearly coming from automatic or semi-automatic weapons.
Within the last hour, police were overheard saying on the scanner that they had a suspect down on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay.
Just before midnight, they confirmed via Twitter: “Confirming that one suspect is down. This is an active investigation. Again, please do not head down to the Strip at this time.”
Stay tuned for more as it comes in. Pending then, these are pics and clips that have surfaced of the chaos:
Video shows scene at festival near the Las Vegas Strip as gunfire was heard pic.twitter.com/MD1Roxcy3n
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