What do I, a longtime gun owner, say now? Democrats reiterated that legislative action is needed. He was found dead in the room with as many as 10 firearms. Hunting, recreational shooting and gun ownership is woven tightly into a lot of people's identities here. He killed himself as police closed in.
As he left the White House for Puerto Rico, Trump called the Las Vegas gunman "demented" and a "very, very sick individual".
The attack was a threat police could not have prepared for, McMahill said.
Paddock's brother Eric told reporters the $100,000 transfer was evidence that "Steve took care of the people he loved", and that he likely wanted to protect Danley by sending her overseas before the attack.
Danley lived with Paddock in Mesquite, Nevada, northeast of Las Vegas.
On Tuesday, Trump appeared somewhat open to having a debate on guns, but not anytime soon. Investigators recovered 1,600 rounds of ammunition and at least three hunting scopes.
A photo of the receipt was uploaded to Facebook, showing "two guests" had ordered a burger, cream-cheese bagel, potato soup, two Pepsis and a bottle of water. If mass shootings were perpetrated mostly by brown bodies, this would quickly be reframed and reformed as an immigration issue. "Imagine the deaths if the shooter had a silencer", tweeted Clinton, whose Democratic Party has tried in vain to introduce lasting gun control measures.
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The first officers arrived on the 31st floor - one floor below where Paddock was firing - at 10:12 p.m. Officers arrived at the 32nd floor at 10:17 p.m. Lombardo said it was "phenomenal" they reached the 32nd floor within 12 minutes of when shots rang out. "There were bloodstains everywhere". "There's no federal law requiring that". Since 1982, mass shootings in the United States have been committed by white men who are often labeled "lone wolves" or "psychologically impaired".
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But the incident did spark a new debate about guns and gun control. Mental health activists will talk in terms of the real problem in this country. NPR's Kirk Siegler reports.
Two years ago, a landmark on the Vegas Strip went dark to honor those killed and wounded in a terrorist attack in Paris. "You're not alone. We will never leave your side".
SIEGLER: The early analysis is that Shepherd's hunch is probably right. "But it would be hard for me to believe that". The FBI is working with Filipino authorities to determine details. And authorities found two gun stocks that could have let him modify weapons to make them fully automatic. "To the families of the victims: We are praying for you and we are here for you, and we ask God to help see you through this very dark period". There is no known connection to international terrorism, FBI Special Agent in Charge Aaron Rouse said.
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However, it's believed that they may have provided Paddock with a live view of the police as they advanced on his position. He praised the "miraculous" speed with which local law enforcement responded to the shooting.
In her first public statement since the Las Vegas massacre took place on Sunday night, Marilou Danley, 62, on Wednesday said Paddock, a retired 64-year-old accountant, had sent her on a trip to the Philippines and wired her money there, but that she did not know he was planning to harm anyone, reports The New York Times.