The current: 2 on-duty officers wounded in show shooting

Released Monday, Oct. 2, 2017|1:57 a.m.

Updated 1 hour, 24 minutes ago

The most recent on the shooting on the Las Vegas Strip:

2 a.m.

. A Nevada constable states one on-duty officer is in crucial condition and another was wounded in the Las Vegas show shooting that left more than 20 individuals dead.

Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo says 2 off-duty officers have passed away.

A number of officers from California were going to the outside Route 91 Harvest Music Celebration on Sunday when a shooter opened fire. A Bakersfield Police officer was shot and taken to the health center with non-life threatening injuries.

Authorities have not released any of their identities.

More than 100 individuals were injured.

Lombardo says the suspect is dead.

The constable states they think this was a “lone wolf” attack but stated they are looking for a roomie of the dead suspect as an individual of interest.

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1:55 a.m.

C and w star Jason Aldean took to social networks to state he and his crew are safe after a gunman killed more than 20 people at an outside show Sunday.

Aldean remained in the middle of his performance when the bullets rained down on the crowd. He published on Instagram hours later, calling the shooting “beyond horrific.”

Las Vegas authorities state more than 100 individuals are injured in the attack.

Clark County’s sheriff says officers challenged the suspect on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Gambling establishment throughout the street from the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival. Authorities say the guy is dead. They did not launch the suspect’s name however stated he is a regional citizen.

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1:40 a.m.

Las Vegas authorities state more than 20 people are dead and 100 individuals are injured after a man opened fire on an outside show late Sunday.

Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo states officers challenged the suspect on the 32nd flooring of the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Gambling establishment across the street from the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival. Authorities state the guy is dead. They did not release the suspect’s name however said he is a local resident.

Numerous officers from the Bakersfield Police Department were attending the Route 91 Harvest Music Celebration on Sunday when a gunman opened fire. One was shot and taken to the healthcare facility with non-life threatening injuries. Authorities did not launch his name.

Lombardo stated they think this was a “only wolf” attack however stated they are looking for a roommate of the dead suspect as a person of interest

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1:13 a.m.

. A Southern California cops department states among its off-duty officers was shot throughout the attack on a Las Vegas concert.

Several officers from the Bakersfield Cops Department were participating in the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival on Sunday when a gunman opened fire. One was shot and required to the medical facility with non-life threatening injuries. Authorities did not release his name.

2 people are dead and lots injured after someone opened fire on an outside c and w celebration throughout the street from the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Gambling establishment.

Las Vegas authorities say one suspect is ‘down’ however did not provide any other information.

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1 a.m.

. Some flights have actually resumed at the Las Vegas airport after all aircrafts were briefly grounded due to the fatal shooting on the Strip.

McCarran International Airport says restricted flight activity has actually resumed early Monday.

Two people are dead and dozens wounded after somebody opened fire late Sunday on an outdoor c and w festival.

Las Vegas cops say one suspect is ‘down’ however did not provide any other information.

University Medical Center spokesperson Danita Cohen said 26 people were admitted to the healthcare facility after the incident.

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12:50 a.m.

Las Vegas cops say one suspect is ‘down’ after a fatal shooting Sunday at an outdoor performance and authorities don’t believe there are any more shooters.

2 individuals are dead and lots more injured after a gunman opened fire throughout Jason Aldean’s performance at the Path 91 Harvest country music festival.

Authorities shut down part of the Las Vegas Strip and Interstate 15.

McCarran International Airport authorities say all flights in and out have actually been briefly stopped.

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12:30 a.m.

All airplanes have actually been grounded at the Las Vegas airport after the lethal shooting at an outside concert on the Strip.

McCarran International Airport says all flights in and out have actually been momentarily halted in response to the shooting.

Two people are dead and dozens injured after someone opened fire late Sunday on a music festival.

Las Vegas police say one suspect is ‘down’ but did not give any other information.

University Medical Center spokeswoman Danita Cohen said 26 individuals were admitted to the hospital after the incident.

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12:15 a.m.

. A concert-goer states he heard exactly what seemed like fireworks while he was viewing Jason Aldean’s performance at the Route 91 Harvest c and w celebration Sunday night.

Thirty-six-year-old Kodiak Yazzie stated the music stopped briefly and launched again prior to another round of pops sent the performers ducking for cover and running away the phase.

As the 40,000 fans in the crowd started to run away, Yazzie hid and said he saw flashes of light originating from the Mandalay Bay hotel tower high above.

The bursts of pops would start and pick up more than five minutes. He says he saw lots of ambulances as he ran for safety. He later got a Lyft driver to take him home to rural Henderson.

Las Vegas authorities state one suspect is ‘down.’

A hospital spokeswoman says two individuals are dead and dozens injured.

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12:05 a.m.

Las Vegas authorities say one suspect is ‘down’ after shooting at country music celebration that has actually left two people dead and dozens injured.

University Medical Center spokesperson Danita Cohen stated 26 individuals were admitted to the hospital.

Dozens of patrol vehicles descended on the Strip after authorities received reports of an active shooter near the Route 91 Harvest Festival. Some officers took cover behind their lorries while others carrying assault rifles faced the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino.

Authorities shut down part of the Las Vegas Strip and Interstate 15.

Some flights predestined for the McCarran International Airport were diverted due to event.

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11:55 p.m.

. A Las Vegas health center states a minimum of two people are dead and dozens wounded after a shooting late Sunday at a music celebration on the Las Vegas Strip.

University Medical Center spokesperson Danita Cohen said 26 individuals were admitted to the hospital. She states, of those, at least two have actually died, 12 are in vital condition and the rest are being assessed.

Dozens of patrol automobiles descended on the Strip after authorities received reports of an active shooter near the Path 91 Harvest Festival.

Authorities closed down part of the Las Vegas Strip and Interstate 15.

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11:45 p.m.

Concert-goers reported seeing muzzle flashes from the upper floors of the Mandalay Bay hotel-casino throughout Las Vegas Boulevard from the Path 91 Harvest country music celebration and the noise of exactly what they described as automated weapon fire.

Witnesses state they saw several victims Sunday night as they got away the gunfire drizzling down on the performance place.

Some later on gathered in the basement of the close-by Tropicana hotel-casino.

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11 p.m.

Multiple victims were being carried to hospitals after a shooting late Sunday at a music celebration on the Las Vegas Strip.

Dozens of patrol lorries descended on the Strip after authorities received reports of an active shooter near the Path 91 Harvest Festival.

Some officers hid behind their lorries while others carrying attack rifles ran into the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino.

University Medical Center spokesperson Danita Cohen stated the Las Vegas medical facility is taking in “a number of” people with gunshot wounds. She didn’t have other immediate details.

Authorities closed down part of the Las Vegas Strip and Interstate 15.

Some flights destined for the McCarran International Airport were diverted due to occurrence.

Witnesses state country singer Jason Aldean was playing near completion of the concert when gunfire called out.

No further information was right away understood.

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